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Module 5 finishes the zooming in with circular design. The benefits of circular economy and the strategies of Module 4 can only be realised by starting to design circular products and business models.

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In this unit, you will learn the fundamentals of circular design. You will acquire knowledge on the principles of circular design and how they are presented by different circular economy organizations.

Almost everyone is using electronic products. All too often, they end as e-waste or a shipped to other countries where they end up in landfills. This unit highlights the importance of circular design for our electronic products.

This unit explores creative circular design for plastics and packaging. Given the rise of online shopping and global transportation of goods, plastics and packaging create enormous negative environmental impacts.

Our food and nutrition are currently also creating a large negative impact on the environment. This unit focuses on circular design in agriculture and the food industry.

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