Three Steps To Jump-start The Circular Economy

3 May 2017 – Femke Groothuis (President of the The Ex’tax Project) argues that a major overhaul of the tax code is required to achieve a circular economy as public revenue today is largely raised on employment while the use of natural resources remains un-taxed or even subsidized. She proposes three steps to jump-start the circular economy: 1. Put a price on pollution, 2. Use the revenues to lower the tax burden on labor, 3. Tweak & adjust. Read the full article on the Circulate News website.