Arup and Royal BAM have been recently exploring the benefits and business opportunities that Circular Business Models (CBMs) offer to stakeholders within the built environment sector. This research has been finalized in a publication available on arup.com. Circular Business Models (CBMs) cannot be achieved without intervention, as in today’s economy there are numerous examples of where it is currently perceived as more cost effective and convenient to dispose of resources after their first use rather than re-use them. By taking a systemic view across the whole life cycle of construction assets, using new technologies and applying advanced design approaches, additional value could be created. This value will demonstrate an economic business case for adopting CBMs. Fund...