Every investment is intended to generate positive, measurable impact for the environment and our communities, alongside competitive financial returns.
Our ambition is to advance the circular economy with the world’s most impactful portfolio. As we aspire toward a waste-free future, the impact generated by our investments supports the fight against climate change and improves the livelihoods of tens of thousands of workers.
Invested more than $80 million in 14 companies
Unlocked $80 million directly and indirectly into our strategies
Prevented 130,000 TONNES of plastic leakage
Reduced or avoided 200,000 TONNES of CO2e emissions from plastics recycling alone
10 Million Tonnes of plastic pollution prevented
15 Million Tonnes of CO2e reduced or avoided
30 Million Tonnes of all waste managed
5 Million Tonnes of new capacity created per year
20 Million Tonnes of value-added plastics
30,000 + new safe, stable and dignified jobs
$330 Million in co-investment
At Least 30% of our portfolio meets 2x eligibility criteria
As signatories to the Operating Principles for Impact Management and the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment, we commit to adhering to global standards for the management of our impact investments. As users of, and contributors to, the Global Impact Investing Network’s IRIS+ system, we align our impact metrics to standardized norms in the industry.
Lucro Plastecycle and Dow partner to close the loop on India’s flexible plastic packaging.
Our portfolio company Lucro Plastecycle and our investor Dow entered into a memorandum of understanding to co-develop a post-consumer recycled polyethylene film solution.
This partnership embodies Circulate Capital’s vision of being a value-added investor by bringing the power of our relationships to support product development and market access.Explore now
Circulate Capital invested in India’s Recykal in December 2020. Our investment supported the business’ expansion, allowing it to attract larger institutional investors.
In 2022, Recykal raised an additional $22M, including from Morgan Stanley – highlighting our role as a catalyst for future investment.Explore now
Our investee Srichakra Polyplast was India’s first company to develop a food-grade, bottle-to-bottle recycling facility that is fully approved by regulators.
Circulate Capital’s investment supported Srichakra in building world-class operations, one of our key impact goals.Explore now