ESRs’ Blog

Global supply chains: A COVID-19 symptomatic patient

Global supply chains: A COVID-19 symptomatic patient

Akis Bimpizas, Management School, University of Sheffield, UK (m.bimpizas-pinis@sheffield.ac.uk) Prof. Andrea Genovese, Management School, University of Sheffield...

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INTA Seconded at UPN

INTA Seconded at UPN

During my visit at the University of Parthenope (Naples), I was involved in a project related to Argentina’s trade and how the natural resources involved can be...

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USFD@INTA – An international journey

USFD@INTA – An international journey

Javier Gutierrez, who is completing a three-month secondment in Argentina, hosted by Dr Gloria Rotolo at INTA, writes about his experience: “I am grateful for...

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USFD in secondment to Agritalia

USFD in secondment to Agritalia

Last November, Karla Ileana Tun Gongora, PhD student at Sheffield University Management School completed one-month secondment to Agrit in the city of Naples, Italy...

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Let’s ReThink our attitude!

Let’s ReThink our attitude!

Text by Felipe Alexandre de Lima & Jayani Ishara Sudusinghe Aquarelle by Felipe Alexandre de Lima It’s worldwide recognized that the current “take-make-dispose”...

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Organic waste: Biobased circularity

Organic waste: Biobased circularity

Municipal solid waste and in particular organic waste are globally generated in large quantities from various sectors including different stages of the food supply...

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Why can’t we live circular?

Why can’t we live circular?

For billions of years we have had life on our planet, but no species had such a catastrophic effect on life on the planet as humans now have. And that is for one...

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EU announces new investment in CE

EU announces new investment in CE

European Union’s (EU) priority is to achieve a greener and smarter Europe. The circular economy (CE) has been regarded as a powerful tool to reduce environmental...

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The CE vs Growth dilemma

The CE vs Growth dilemma

The current linear economy has been strongly challenged in recent years regarding its merely focus on economic growth in spite of the resulting environmental...

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Circular Economy and the 6 REs

Circular Economy and the 6 REs

The idea behind the Circular Economy is that we stop discarding what we consider waste until we reach a society that doesn’t heap up waste at all. But what...

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