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Re-use to Count for the First Time

04/04/2008

Government changes to waste targets will allow reuse tonnages to count towards council targets. Before this change reuse, which is higher up the waste hierarchy than recycling, was excluded from council targets. This gave the majority of councils an excus...

WRAP looking for construction waste leaders

16/01/2008

Companies that transport construction waste are being offered the chance to partner with one of the UK's most important waste minimisation organisations. WRAP (the Waste & Resources Action Programme) is looking for examples of best practice and groundbrea...

Furniture Reuse Organisation of the Year 2008 announced!

09/01/2008

Tendring Reuse and Employment Enterprise (TREE) of Essex who also run Community RePaint project scooped the 'Furniture Reuse Organisation of the Year 2008' last week at the Furniture Reuse Network's annual conference....

B&Q donate vouchers for Community RePaint projects

02/12/2007

B&Q have kindly donated £200 of vouchers to Community RePaint. The vouchers will be used as prizes in two competitions (2 x £100)....

Network Training Events a Success

24/11/2007

Thanks for all of you that attending these events. We had very positive feedback from both Leeds and London and there was a lot of interest from organisations who are thinking about setting up a Community RePaint project....