3rd International Conference on the Role of Social & Solidarity Enterprises in the Circular Economy | 6 – 8 November 2019
3rd International Conference on the Role of Social & Solidarity Enterprises in the Circular Economy | 6 – 8 November 2019
Making products repairable and reusable | Opinion
Making products repairable and reusable | Opinion
One year anniversary of the European Pillar of Social Rights
Social enterprises contributing to the European Pillar of Social Rights
RREUSE position on the updated EU Waste Framework Directive
RREUSE position on the updated EU Waste Framework Directive

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

EU Environment and Climate Ministers support a shift towards a truly circular economy
  • 17/7/2019

Following agreement of the European Council’s strategic agenda 2019-2024, which appears promising for social...

Open letter: Google threatens existence of independent repair service providers
  • 21/6/2019

At the initiative of Runder Tisch Reparatur, a German organisation composed...

Our Members

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