John Lewis Partnership and Hubbub launch £1m circular economy innovation fund

Cecilia Keating
clock • 3 min read
Schemes that help shoppers reuse, reduce and refill are gaining traction across the UK | Credit: iStock
Image:

Schemes that help shoppers reuse, reduce and refill are gaining traction across the UK | Credit: iStock

Owner of Waitrose and John Lewis announces plans to support innovative projects that challenge wasteful 'take, make, dispose' model

The John Lewis Partnership has launched a £1m fund to be administered by environmental charity Hubbub that will provide grants of up to £300,000 for innovative projects that can help deliver a circular...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on R&D

Credit: iStock

Google launches start-up accelerator for the circular economy

Tech giant plans to support at least 10 tech start-ups and NGOs in US and Asia-Pacific solving circular economy challenges

Deonna Anderson, GreenBiz
clock 04 October 2022 • 4 min read
Credit: LanzaTech

LanzaTech inks $500m partnership with Mark Carney's Brookfield

Carbon capture specialist could secure a further $500m from Brookfield under terms of deal to build CO2 recycling plants across Europe and North America

Michael Holder
clock 04 October 2022 • 2 min read
Credit: iStock

Study: Failure to improve global waste management will push climate goals out of reach

Governments urged to make waste management policy and investment a top priority at COP27 Climate Summit

Cecilia Keating
clock 04 October 2022 • 3 min read