Resource Use and the Circular Economy - 2014



The Committee welcomed Professor Walter Stahel, Product Life Institute, to give a briefing on resource use and the circular economy at its meeting on 2 October 2013 and then held an evidence session with stakeholders on 14 May 2014. The Committee also heard about some of the issues in a session with European Commissioner for the Environment, Janez Potočnik on 20 June 2013. You can read the letter and the papers for the respective meetings here:

Papers for the evidence session with Janez Potočnik, 20 June 2013:

Papers for the evidence session with Professor Walter Stahel, 2 October 2013:

Papers for the evidence session with stakeholders, 14 May 2014:

Follow up written evidence from Iain Gulland, Director, Zero Waste Scotland following his appearence at the Committee meeting on 14 May 2014:

The Cabinet Secretary responded to the Committee on Circular Economy. Read the response here: