Catherine's article for a United Nations publication examines the vital role procurement plays in driving circular, sustainable development for the Sustainable Development Goals
Growing public concern about plastic waste is persuading many companies to re-examine their packaging strategies. Innovative businesses are starting to use circular economy approaches to… Read More »5 steps to circular, sustainable packaging
In this session, we cover practical and useful advice for Supply Chain professionals and business leaders on how to help their organisations move towards the… Read More »Future Insights podcast – interview with Catherine Weetman
Could Africa use ‘lessons learned’ from industrialised economies to create a sustainable, equitable and prosperous society? The world is becoming more aware that a culture of ever-increasing consumption and ‘take, make, dispose’ creates pressure on resources, land and water, leading to ever-more pollution and waste, impacting on the health of humans and the living systems we depend on. Could the circular economy be the critical link in avoiding ecosystem degradation, expensive or scarce resources and unethical, unsafe employment practices?
Catherine's blog for The Low Carbon Business Network hosted by the University of Derby
Plastics are fantastic! Those of you who’ve heard some of my ‘tree-hugging’ talks might think I’m being sarcastic…but plastics have transformed our lives for the better, in everything from transport to technology. I want to persuade you that we should value plastic, and keep it circulating instead of chucking it away.