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Tackling the Resource and Waste Crisis

Business models of the circular economy

In our economy, most of the things we do are linear. We take from nature, we build things with what we take, and then we dispose of it once we don’t need it anymore (take, make, waste). The first problem that arises from this linear economy is that we live in a world with finite resources, so we currently need 1.75 earths to sustain our way of life. We already start to experience this lack of resources (chips for computers and consoles, metal parts for cars, etc.). The second problem is that most of the waste that we create ends…
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Romain Baud is a core member of Humans to Humans, a startup accelerator that helps impact entrepreneurs from developing countries to scale. We have worked with more than 50 startups in 20 countries worldwide and grow our global community by recruiting students and mentors that want to have an impact.
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