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REGISTER NOW: 23 - 24 November - 1st International Conference on the Role of Social Enterprise in a Circular Economy
Briefing on Tax incentives to boost repair and re-use
Briefing outlines policy recommendations on how differentiated VAT can make repair cheaper and boost jobs in re-use & repair
Belgian region sets re-use target for electricals
Belgian region sets re-use target for electricals
Spain first country to set target to stop reusable goods ending up in landfill
Spain first country to set target to stop reusable goods ending up in landfill
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Briefing shows that the job creation potential of the re-use sector is significantly higher than recycling, incineration and landfill

Who we are

RREUSE represents social enterprises active in re-use, repair and recycling.  We want the EU and national governments to move from promoting just recycling and waste management to putting secondhand first.

Re-use targets

We are asking the European Commission to promote re-use targets above recycling in the revised Circular Economy Package. More…

Better design

Smart legislation to boost the durability and repairability of products is critical to environmental protection. More…

Approved re-use centres

Thousands of green jobs can be created through developing re-use centres and networks. More…

Supporting social enterprise

Many re-use centres in Europe employ thousands of people traditionally at risk of socio-economic exclusion. More…

Latest News

REGISTER NOW: 23 – 24 November – 1st International Conference on the Role of Social Enterprise in a Circular Economy
  • 18/9/2017

1st International Conference on the Role of Social Enterprise in a Circular Economy: A...

Austrian social enterprises develop a business model for re-use of building materials
  • 1/7/2017

Construction and demolition waste is the most voluminous waste stream generated...

Our Members

  • RepaNet
  • Emmaüs France
  • Ecological Recycling Society
  • ReuseNYC
  • Community Recycling Network for Scotland
  • Macken
  • AERESS
  • Ateliere Fără Frontiere
  • Humusz Szövetség
  • RECOSI
  • Orius
  • Branchevereniging Kringloopbedrijven Nederland
  • Rehab Recycle
  • EKON
  • Tramel
  • Emmaüs Europe
  • Klimax Plus
  • Dobrote z.b.o
  • Ressources
  • Envie
  • Komosie
  • Association Citizens “Hands”
  • Farsi Promissimo
  • Reuseful UK
  • Humana Nova
  • Community Reuse Network
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