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Is Circular Economy a New Driver to Sustainability?

  • Lorena Gamboa AbadiaEmail author
  • Marly Monteiro de Carvalho
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)

Abstract

As an emerging topic, circular economy is said by several authors to be a new driver to sustainability, while others claim its just a new concept within the sustainability spectrum. This study aims to analyse the relation between the constructs of circular economy and sustainability, supported by a literature review.

Keywords

Circular economy Sustainability Environmental sciences 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This study was financed in part by the Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior-Brasil (CAPES)-Finance Code 001.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lorena Gamboa Abadia
    • 1
    Email author
  • Marly Monteiro de Carvalho
    • 1
  1. 1.Production Engineering Department, Polytechnic SchoolUniversity of São PauloSão PauloBrazil

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