About us

The Circular Movement is a multisectoral initiative, bringing together people and organizations, committed to contributing, through education and culture, with the transition from linear to circular economy. Our collective mission is to disseminate knowledge on circularity to more and more people and encourage the development of new processes, products and attitudes, for the construction of a world without waste. Let's create a new world together!

Our Manifesto

Let's invent a garbage-free world!

Something turned into trash? What if we could turn something else around?

Everything that is good lasts a long time and, in the end, can turn into something else.

What if we take for granted that something used is good?

In addition to being cost-saving it is sustainable. It means less waste in the landfill.

What if we ignore the upgrade trend?

Upgrading is only good for those who sell things. Be rebellious.

What if we fix things instead of throwing them away?

Fixing is smart. Things last longer and the money stays in your pocket.

What if we customize before we get tired of something and get rid of it?

Use your imagination to turn what’s ordinary into something new.

What if you are a genius in the art of fixing things?

You will surely find out in practice.

Meet Muti!

Muti is the mascot of the Circular Movement. He personifies the movement, carrying its attributes. The name itself comes from its ability to change and renew itself all the time. Muti is a nickname for 'Mutant'.

This curious, direct, adventurous, and provocative being explores galaxies, systems, and constellations in search of planets full of life and potential. Upon arriving here on Earth, it brought us his MUTI-IDEAS, so that we too can get our hands dirty and build, together, through education, a way of living that only brings and leaves good things. Avoiding waste and turning trash into a new resource is essential and VERY MUTI COOL!



At home, at school, on the street, at work... circular economy can be everywhere and needs all of us. Come learn about it with our materials!

Initiatives Map

The Circular Economy has inspired many initiatives around the globe. See some of them on our map. Do you also have a circular initiative? Put it on the map!

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More than an alternative, the Circular Economy is a sustainable and good path for businesses, people and the planet. Come be part of building a world without waste!

Latest news


CM is news on the Ecoo portal

MC had a super cool chat about sustainability, circular economy and garbage on the Ecoo portal.


Circular Movement in Ciclo Vivo

Educators are a fundamental part of the search for a circular world. Check out the article on the Ciclo Vivo portal.


Circular Movement in Envolverde

The Circular Movement was news in Envolverde and spoke about the creation of a world without garbage. Check out!

Want to know more about circular economy?

Online course, totally free and with certificate!



How to learn and teach about circular economics?

In this video, educators will learn how to put together a lesson plan and engage students in the discussion of circular economics and its impacts. See more!


Circular Economy | FIEMG

In this video, you will know everything about circular economy, how important it is for building a more sustainable world for everyone. Check out!


Together we can create the world we want!

Professor Edson Grandisoli invites you to participate in the debate on the sustainable and inclusive world that we want to build, joining the Circular Movement. Check out!

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The Circular Movement and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The Circular Economy guarantees the achievement of several goals linked to the Sustainable Development Goals.

The optimization of the use of natural resources, through new ways of producing, consuming and disposing, proposed by the Circular Economy, contributes to the achievement of at least 12 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, defined by the United Nations (UN). We act directly on SDG 12, which proposes "ensuring sustainable production and consumption patterns" by 2030, but building a more circular economy still contributes to the fulfillment of SDGs 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 and 17.