Circular Summer School on Raw Materials

Department of Geosciences, University of Padova - via Gradenigo 6

Dal 17.07.2023 al 22.07.2023

The first edition of the Circular Summer School R4 - co-funded by the EIT RawMaterials within the CLOCKS project and jointly organized by the Department of Chemical Sciences and Geosciences of the University of Padua- is about to begin!

The School will cover the topics related to the downstream in the Circular Economy: Recycling – Remanufacturing – Recovery – Refurbishment, 4 R's of circularity.

For a week, from July 17th to the 22nd, the Department of Geosciences of the University of Padua (Italy) will host 130 international participants from different institutions spread across nine different countries worldwide.


The organisation of the Circular Summer School was made possible thanks to the joint effort of the project partners and sponsors.

A specific feature of the school, distinguishing it from several similar initiatives, is a strong involvement and commitment of companies. Through this involvement it fosters a higher level of interdisciplinary education in the field of circular economy.