If you're a lighting supplier or a designer you may be feeling the need to do some reading around the subject of Circular Economy.
We're collating useful information we've found along the way such as guidelines, action plans, standards and more...
Have a look below. If you can't find what you're looking for, get in touch directly.
EGG Lighting / University of Strathclyde - Justification for remanufacture in the lighting industry
EU Commission - Energy labelling and ecodesign requirements
IALD - Position Paper on Circular Economy
ILP - Guidance Note 6 Retrofitting LED luminaires on existing lighting columns
LIA - How Circular Economy Policies are Impacting Lighting
LUCIA Compendium vol. 1 - Sustainable and Smart Urban Lighting
LIA TS41- Circular Economy: An Interim Guide
MDPI - Circular Economy Aspects Regarding LED Lighting Retrofit
UKGBC - Circular Economy - Implementing Light as a Service in built assets
TM66 Society of Light & Lighting - Circular Economy Assessment Method
Mindful Materials - Lighting Advocacy Letter & Toolkit
Zhaga White Paper - How Zhaga Addresses Sustainability & the Circular Economy
Circle-economy.com - Reports, Publications & Case Studies
Cradle 2 Cradle - Made for Tomorrow Innovation for Positive Future
Ellen Macarthur Foundation - Publications
Critiques of The Circular Economy - Hervé Corvellec, Alison F. Stowell & Nils Johansson
European Commission - Circular Economy Action Plan (CEAP)
LETI Climate Emergency Retrofit Guide -How existing homes can be adapted to meet UK climate targets
Product Design in a Circular Economy - Marcel C. den Hollander, Conny A. Bakker & Erik Jan Hultink
RIBA Plan for Use Guide 2021 - This Guide identifies activities required at each RIBA work-stage.
RIBA Sustainable Outcomes Guide 2019 - This guide will help you describe the DNA of a sustainable project.
Swedish Energy Agency - Increasing the lifespan of products
TuDelft University - Circular Economy: An Introduction (7 Week free course)
UKGBC - Circular Economy Guidance for Construction Clients:
UN Free Courses - Free sustainability courses from the United Nations