Russia’s Transition to the Circular Economy

Moscow State University’s Graduate School of Public Administration and TIARCENTER held a round table on Russia’s transition to the circular economic model. Taking part in the discussion were the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the Ministry of Trade and Industry, and the Eurasian Economic Commission. The expert community was represented by operators in waste management Clean Country (Chistaya strana), the Association of European Business, the Center for Environmental Industrial Policy (Research Institute), and the Higher School of Economics’ Institute of Ecology. Business cases where the principles of the circular economy have been introduced into the production chain were presented by representatives of Sibur, Ferrero and UPM. More on the round-table.