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Dutch businesses work to test concept of circular economy

Clip: 05/09/2019 | 7m 32s Video has closed captioning.

The Netherlands has become a global leader in implementing the tenets of a “circular economy,” a radical new approach to sustainable living that focuses on reducing consumption, minimizing waste and reusing nearly everything. As Jeffrey Brown reports, some Dutch companies are repurposing discarded materials into other marketable goods, but it can still be a challenge to convince investors.

Aired: 05/09/19

Rating: NR

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