Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law: Volume 12 Issue 3


Table of contents - Special Issue: Rethinking Property Approaches in Resources for the Circular Economy

Guest Editors: Katrien Steenmans, Rosalind Malcolm, Alison Clarke

China in transition towards a circular economy: from policy to practice

Yuhong Zhao

The purpose of this paper is to examine China's approach to circular economy (CE) and investigate how the foreign concept of CE has been turned into a national strategy for…

Waste, marginal property practices and the circular economy

Sean Thomas

This paper aims to examine the effect of circular economy’s ending of waste on marginal property practices.

Transitioning towards circular systems: property rights in waste

Katrien Steenmans, Rosalind Malcolm

The purpose of this paper is to explore the impact that property rights can have on the implementation of circular waste economies, in which waste is reused, recycled or…

A circular economy for electric vehicle batteries: driving the change

Jyoti Ahuja, Louis Dawson, Robert Lee

With the UK’s accelerating plans to transition to electric mobility, this paper aims to highlight the need for policies to prepare for appropriate management of electric vehicle…


Property’s competing values: the public house re-cycled as “community asset”

Anne Barbara Bottomley

This paper aims to investigate the potential of the “image-idea” of a “circular economy” for re-thinking property in law: In particular, to develop a strategy for making visible…

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