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Categories: Technical and Research, Waste Prevention, Communication and Education, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Other bulky items

Organisation: Ressources network

Localisation: Brussels and Walloon regions (Belgium)

Summary

Since 1999, the ‘Ressources’ network has gathered social economy enterprises active in Brussels and the Walloon regions. These social economy enterprises are collecting various types of products, amongst which textiles and EEE, to put them back on the market through second hand shops.

Furniture Reuse Network

Categories: Metal, Glass, Technical and Research, Plastic, Reuse and preparing for reuse, EEE, Wood, Other bulky items

Organisation: Furniture Reuse Network

Localisation: United Kingdom

Summary

The Furniture Reuse Network is the national body which supports, assists and develops charitable re-use organisations across the UK. FRN does this to reduce poverty by helping households in need access furniture, white goods and other household items at affordable prices. In addition, FRN supports re-use organisations in providing training and work placement opportunities for people who are socially excluded.

Emmaus Community Reuse Network

Categories: Technical and Research, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Other bulky items, Other Fractions

Organisation: Emmaus Community of Ile-de-France

Localisation: Ile de France

Summary

The Emmaus Community of Ile-de-France entrust ‘Emmaus Défi’ for the collection of objects (WEEE, furniture, textile, etc.) that they cannot provide in order to prevent waste via a reuse scheme and second hand programme.

Ecomoebel Network

Categories: Metal, Waste Prevention, Technical and Research, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Plastic, Wood, Other bulky items

Organisation: North Rhine-Westphalia

Main partners:

Additional partners scattered all over Germany

Localisation: Germany

Summary

The Ecomoebel Gmbh is a German cooperation-network aiming at furniture reuse in North Rhine-Westphalia, via the reconditioning and marketing of used furniture.