Transform business and value chains for a circular economy with SAP solutions
Eliminate waste, optimize resource use, and innovate regenerative business models to build transparent and sustainable supply chains. Together, we can enable a future with zero waste.
Eliminate waste and pollution
Identify problematic products and materials, enabling your business to switch to more sustainable solutions.
Circulate materials and keep products in use
Regenerate natural systems
Empower business decision makers with insight on land-use impact and the strategies to support the regeneration of nature.
Eliminate. Circulate. Regenerate.
Hear from Stephen Jamieson, Global Head of Circular Economy Solutions at SAP, how SAP Responsible Design and Production can help your business transition to more sustainable products and packaging. The solution provides intelligence that allows you to monitor, measure, and act, so you can eliminate waste, circulate materials, and regenerate natural systems.
Featured circular economy solutions to build a regenerative business
Implement comprehensive value chain transparency and extend sustainability initiatives – from raw materials sourcing to last-mile logistics and product returns and recycling – improving the environment, your business, and people's lives.
Sustainable product design
Optimize material choices by calculating extended producer responsibility (EPR) obligations, plastic taxes, and corporate commitments.
- Calculate fees and taxes accurately and implement measures to reduce regulatory costs
- Identify the right trade-offs and simplify the strategic portfolio decision-making process
- Transition to a circular product portfolio and deliver on zero-waste commitments
See how our customers are succeeding with circular economy software from SAP
Supporting sustainable fishing in local communities
See how Royal Greenland makes fishing faster and simpler by digitalizing catch reporting processes to support local fishermen and sustainable fishing.
Partnering to automate quality control and reduce fruit loss
Learn how Dole is working with SAP S/4HANA partner Clarifruit to achieve zero fruit loss by 2025 by improving its quality control processes for fresh produce.
Deploying next-gen factory intelligence
Discover how Arpa created a future-ready factory that’s enabling product quality innovations and greener manufacturing processes.
More circular economy solutions to help build a sustainable business
Streamline product compliance and mitigate risk
Manage regulatory and sustainability requirements, track registrations and substance volumes, classify products, create compliance documents, and package, transport, and store hazardous materials properly with accurate labeling.
Full transparency for ethical sourcing
Empower your agribusiness company to recycle more by connecting smallholder farmers to your agriculture supply chain and get full transparency into the source of your raw materials.
Material traceablity and supply chain visibility
Leverage blockchain technology to capture the complete material provenance from raw material to finished product, and share information efficiently and securely.
Closely monitor waste generation
Manage your environmental impact, and enable a compliant and transparent waste disposal process.
Product lifecycle management
Enable faster and better decisions to meet highly variable and individualized customer requirements for sustainable resource management and product compliance.
Maximize margins on returns, protect your brand, drive carbon-friendly return options, and reduce the amount of goods that end up in landfills.
Facilitate circular logistic flows for containers, pallets, and other packaging by integrating multiple back-end systems and enabling collaboration with partners.
Discover qualified suppliers, speed up sourcing cycles, and create agreements for sustainable sourcing savings.
Closing raw material loops
Optimize the management of waste collection, recycling, and environmental service contracts with a view to closing circular raw material loops with dedicated industry processes.
Reduce food and goods waste
Use the replenishment planning add-on to lessen costs and waste through effective and efficient replenishment of goods, and getting the right products to the right store at the right time.
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