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What Is the Circular Economy? (And How Does Buying Vintage Fit In?)

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What Is the Circular Economy? (And How Does Buying Vintage Fit In?)

In recent years, the term "circular economy" has been gaining traction. So you might be wondering, what is the circular economy?  It's an economy that takes inspiration from nature, which is naturally cyclical and efficiently practices reuse to eliminate waste. For example, a plant grows and it's eaten by a bug. That bug is eaten by a bird. The bird dies and returns to the earth (perhaps aided by carrion-seeking critters), nourishing the soul, which then allows more plants to grow. Call it nature's waste management system.  The circular economy seeks to replicate the earth's natural cycles to keep waste...

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