twitter transparentFacebook   49068-linkedin-logo-icon-vector-icon-vector-eps



FRN News

New Start Highland wins Business Excellence award in Environmental Sustainability

The 2012 SCDI business excellence awards sees New Start Highland presented with The Scottish Environment Protection Agency Award for Excellence in Environmental Sustainability.

New Start Highland is celebrating the recognition for its valuable environmental work which supports creating opportunities for transforming Highland lives.

Read more...

Furniture Reuse Organisation Wins Big Society Awards

The Furniture Recycling Project (FRP), an FRN member based in Gloucestershire, is the latest winner of the Prime Minister’s Big Society Award

The FRP works tirelessly to meet two main objectives; to provide safe, clean and affordable furniture and electrical goods to low income households, and to support and develop local trainees, volunteers and staff in their personal development. FRP is also one of the 60 FRN Approved Re-use Centres in the UK.

Read more...

Huge re-use potential in bulky waste revealed in new WRAP report

More than half of all bulky waste items taken to household waste and recycling centres (HWRCs) could be re-used, according to a new report published by WRAP today.

The new report also reveals that 40% of bulky items collected at the kerbside, such as sofas and TVs, could be re-used.

Read more...

Furniture re-use enterprise scoops top award

A partnership between two charities, a social enterprise and Leeds City Council that turns trash into treasure, has been named the region’s best environmental start-up at the Yorkshire Post’s environment awards 2012.

Read more...

by acls us

Member news

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of the site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

I accept cookies from this site.

EU Cookie Directive Module Information