Waste is a huge part of our lives, and it is becoming a bigger concern each year, as more waste and rubbish is created in large quantities. We have decided to acknowledge some of these and have gathered 50 recycling companies that deserve special recognition for their efforts in recycling and waste management.
OLIO is a free app that connects neighbours to ensure that surplus food and other items are shared instead of being wasted. The location-based app and website let users list and post a photo of the unwanted food items that will otherwise go waste
TO GOOD TO GO is an app for fighting food waste. They fight food waste by helping food stores sell their surplus food instead of throwing it away. Their mission is to reduce food waste worldwide, and their vision is to create a world where food produced is food consumed.
The TRI Group is the West Midlands’s largest textile recycling business – annually collecting, processing, reusing, and recycling over 400 million garments of used clothing, household textiles and shoes across four plants located throughout the UK and Ireland.
TAKESTOCK enables unwanted stock sellers to trade out rather than waste food.
PVC RECYCLING provides recycling services for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) derived from materials.