Furniture Reuse Network

Categories: Metal, Technical and Research, Glass, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Plastic, 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.

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.

AERESS Spanish Reuse Association

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

Organisation: Association Espanola de Recuperadores de Economia Social y Solidaria (AERESS)

Localisation: Basque Country, Spain

Summary

The Spanish Reuse Association AERESS is specialized in waste management and more specifically the collection of paper /cardboard, textiles, furniture and WEEE as well as bio waste.

Civic Amenity Sites in Odense

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

Organisation: Odense Waste Management Company

Main partners:

  • Odense municipality

Localisation: Odense (DK)

Summary

Odense operates eight civic amenity sites, i.e. approximately 24,000 inhabitants per site. All sites have approximately 30 containers for different material fractions. There is access control (national medical health card) to register visits. All sites are manned (two employees per site). The opening hours are generally from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. all weekdays (also holidays).