New EU waste laws approved with strengthened role for re-use
New EU waste laws approved with strengthened role for re-use
1st International Conference on the Role of Social Enterprise in a Circular Economy
1st International Conference on the Role of Social Enterprise in a Circular Economy
Social enterprises diverted 1 000 000 tonnes of material from landfill
RREUSE 2016 Activity Report: Social enterprises diverted 1 000 000 tonnes of material from landfill
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

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

RREUSE agrees new partnership with EU Commission’s DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion
  • 1/6/2018

  RREUSE is delighted to announce the signing of a four-year framework partnership with...

Households in Graz offered 100 EUR per year to have their things repaired
  • 5/5/2018

The Austrian city of Graz has become a non-proclaimed European capital...

Our Members

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