Environmental jargon-busting

Like every sector, the environment has its own jargon and particular acronyms. It also embraces new words or new concepts, some forming the subject of endless prevarication, as has been the case for sustainable development in France or, more recently, for the circular economy. The team behind the Capteur d’Avenir blog is here to help by offering a look back at some of these new words, explaining their “core meaning” in simple and concise terms.