Catalysts and Dynamics

CICAT2025 seeks to identify catalysts that advance transition from innovation ecosystems to business ecosystems in circular economy. We are interested in catalysts that are related to technological, business, organizing and management, regulation, sustainbility policy, language and visual communication. As a result, we seek to create a systemic understanding of the ways by which different catalysts work together to advance circular economy.

 

Rationality, experiences or identity work? Sensemaking of emotionally tense experiences of organizational sustainability

We studied the employees' emotions towards the sustainability work of their employer. We interviewed 25 employees in a company that has a strong history of sustainability work but receives often......

The Role of the CJEU in Shaping the Future of the Circular Economy

The case-law of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) can have a crucial impact on the circular economy transition. Waste management and in particular the regulation governing the......

How to Reach a Safe Circular Economy?—Perspectives on Reconciling the Waste, Product and Chemicals Regulation

The article examines the legal interface between waste and chemicals regulation and how this interface hinders the achievement of circular economy. The interface causes many problems for material......