Circular Circuits is a multidisciplinary collaborative research project focused on developing a fully circular generation of electronics. It will develop solutions to overcome technical, economic and societal bottlenecks for lifetime extension, reuse, repair, refurbishment and recycling through development of a new generation of electronic components, product-service design, new business models and advanced recycling technology.
The project covers the product groups communication infrastructure, telecommunication consumer electronics, lighting and power electronics.
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