1st Oct 2007

Resource Saver

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What is Resource Saver?                                                  

The Resource Saver East Project reduces waste sent to landfill from business by diverting it for re-use, recycling or composting by community, charitable or not-for-profit groups. The project uses volunteers and builds partnerships.

Resource Saver

  1. Assist businesses to reduce their waste
  2. Help to create jobs in the Community Sector by increasing donations of resources
  3. Assist with training and skills development
  4. Help support the community and voluntary sector and enable them to  grow and expand their business
  5. Divert resource materials that businesses would dispose of to landfill to Community groups

Resource Saver will offer the following to businesses

  1. Reduced disposal costs and waste appraisals
  2. The Chartered Institute of Wastes Management training on the Waste Awareness Certificate at a reduced cost
  3. Help to improve the company profile, when they sign up to Resource Saver with local publicity and regular updates
  4. Create sustainable and rewarding partnerships with the community waste sector

To find out more please visit www.resourcesaver.org.uk.

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