This white paper explores the different challenges that can be made when combining circular economy and the As-A-Service business model. Implementing a circular economy is complex and some elements should not be underestimated. This paper is written predominantly from the perspective of manufacturers and/or integrators.
The common challenges analyzed in this paper are:
This white paper is the third one out of four papers. The first one gives insight about connecting the dots between the As-A-Service business model and the circular economy, the second one is about the planned obsolescence and the last one offers 5 ways to initiate the circular economy contributions within the As-A-Service model.