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ABC Mechanisms: From Ownership to Access-Based Circularity in Sweden

Aim and main expected results

The aim of this project is to explore different stakeholders’ perspective on the transitioning to a circular economy specifically focusing on going from ownership to access based business models and consumption practices. Barriers that inhibit and mechanisms that drive large and mature OEMs and new organisations as well as consumers to transit towards circular and sharing business models and consumption will be identified.

Project partners

  • IPD, KTH (coordinator)
  • Husqvarna Group
  • Hygglo

Other interested companies will be contacted to get engaged in the project.

Time frame

Start: December 2018; End: March 2020.


Vinnova (Sweden’s Innovation Agency)

Contact and team

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