Ellen MacArthur in Davos promoting sustainable economy

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Record-breaking solo yachtswoman Dame Ellen MacArthur is in Davos to promote a new approach towards a sustainable economy.

She wants products to be made that they are easy to disassemble in order to re-cycle the parts inside.

She claims that the approach, called a circular economy, could mean savings of $630bn for Europe alone.

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