Independent report

Impact assessment of EPSRC funding on the circular economy

This study evaluates the impacts of EPSRC’s investment in research and training relevant to the circular economy between 2007 and 2016.



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The study assesses the outputs, outcomes and long-term impacts of EPSRC’s research and training projects, from four perspectives, including:

  • advances in technology and scientific knowledge
  • capacity building and training
  • circular economy related environmental outcomes
  • economic benefits to industrial partners and their wider sectors.

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