Circular Turku - A Roadmap Toward Resource Wisdom
Resource wisdom means sustainable use of natural resources, zero waste and zero emissions. Achieving these goals is a prerequisite for sustainable well-being in the Turku region. The circular economy provides a framework for concrete interventions that will lead the Turku region toward resource wisdom.
In accordance with its city strategy, Turku aims to mark its 800-year anniversary by becoming carbon neutral by 2029; resource wisdom will follow, with achievement by 2040 at the latest. Though the city’s resource wisdom goal has a longer timeline, this roadmap sets 2029 as a target year for reaching important resource wisdom milestones through the circular economy.
The Circular Turku roadmap is unique in its approach: