Björn Appelqvist

Björn Appelqvist is a recognised expert in circular economy and resource management. With more than 15 years in the waste management sector, he has acquired comprehensive experience within waste strategy and waste management planning and operations from working with municipalities, intermunicipal companies and private contractors. Björn is also Chair of ISWA’s Working Group on Recycling and Waste Minimisation.

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"Going from linear to circular calls for new ways of working together throughout the value chain. All aspects of our products, businesses and ways of doing things must be open to change - even aspects of the business that seem set in stone."

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Responsible Use of Natural Resources

What does it take to go circular?

6 November 2017 Björn Appelqvist 8 mins

How can we re-make and re-think the products of today into something more sustainable and circular?

Green Transition

Towards a greener waste cycle

12 December 2016 Bettina Kamuk 10 mins

The increasing pressure on resources makes it clear that waste must be turned into a resource in a circular economy - an economy that only functions optimally if it includes recycling as well as energy recovery.



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