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Designing the Circular Economy at Melbourne Design Week
22 June 2022
In partnership with the National Gallery for Victoria, the Circular Economy Business Innovation Centre hosted three sessions as part of the ‘Designing the Circular Economy Symposium’ for Melbourne Design Week.
From Ideas to Action: grants, funding and investment to scale
02 June 2022
Circular economy leaders recently came together to share insights and support available for textiles businesses looking to embrace innovation and circular economy opportunities.
Josh Howard is cleaning up the single-use soap market
25 May 2022
Josh Howard's Single Use Ain’t Sexy business has saved tens of thousands of single-use plastic bottles from landfill.
Business Support Fund open for another round
25 May 2022
Funding of $4.34 million will be awarded to projects that help to avoid waste, use materials more efficiently and create new jobs in Victoria.
Researchers abuzz over sustainable polyester replacement
20 May 2022
Research funded by Sustainability Victoria’s Circular Economy Business Innovation Centre could unlock the secret to sustainable clothing and textiles.
Powering innovative solutions to reduce textiles waste in Victoria
12 May 2022
CEBIC has announced more than $630,000 in funding to enable projects that will create more jobs in Victoria’s textiles industry and avoid more than 400 tonnes of waste per year.
Why a circular economy makes good cents
05 May 2022
On 7 April 2022, a panel of experts discussed the challenges and opportunities for transitioning to a circular economy in Australia.
Purchasing Power for the Planet at Melbourne Fashion Festival
02 May 2022
Learn about the ways that we can make more circular and sustainable fashion choices.
Embracing circularity in Victoria’s retail and corporate precincts
23 March 2022
Reducing and reusing waste will be a priority at Melbourne’s QV precinct as part of a wider plan to improve circularity at the retail and commercial hub.