Circular economy trends are boosting M&A in the waste management sector

Ian Guilfoyle | Jun 2018

Circular economy, waste management

The EU’s recent Circular Economy action plan is impacting and boosting M&A within the waste management sector, both in the UK and globally, including boosting competitiveness, fostering sustainable economic growth and generating new jobs.

In an article published this month in Recycling & Waste World, Ian Guilfoyle, Associate Director at Livingstone, explains how businesses, the wider industry, and the environment are all set to benefit from these developments. Ian explores how transitions towards a circular economy represent a systemic shift to build long-term resilience, generating business and economic opportunities to deliver environmental and societal improvement. As well, Ian analyses what the future implications of Circular Economic policies could have on waste management M&A.

Read the full opinion piece from Ian in Recycling & Waste World here.

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