Warwickshire re-use case study

3rd February 2015

Warwickshire shops for re-use

Research and partnership working sparks new opportunities for re-use

Highlights
Increasing re-use shops at HWRCs across the county
Recycling mattresses
Age UK Warwickshire operating eight HWRC re-use shops and two entire HWRCs
Reaping rewards in terms of landfill diversion and savings on disposal costs

With seven re-use shops already in place at household waste recycling centres (HWRCs) across the county, Warwickshire County Council was keen to keep up momentum by bringing a similar service to its remaining two sites, and expanding capture opportunities beyond those provided by the on-site shops.

 

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