Workshop - Circular Economy Towards Mitigating Climate Change, May 5, 2017


The Bioproducts Discovery and Development Centre (BDDC) will be organizing a Workshop on Circular Economy towards Mitigating Climate Change on May 5, 2017 in Guelph. The focus of the workshop will be on deriving value-added products from waste.

The theme of the workshop is as follows:

  • Waste minimization via a closed-loop system
  • Food wastes as raw materials for new industrial products
  • Household waste carpets & electronics valorization
  • Industrial coproducts and byproducts valorization

Topics to be covered at the workshop will be on the following subjects:

  • Circular economy and waste free world
  • How the circular economy will lead towards mitigating climate change
  • Waste to value-added sustainable materials-exemplifying the circular economy
  • Moves towards a circular economy for economic growth

Program: To Be Announced.

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