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News Highlights

Resource 2014

The CRR is supporting Resource 2014 - the first major event for the circular economy

Transition to a far more resource efficient economy is underway

The driver for change is coming from small innovative businesses that wish to break up wasteful and inefficient habits for improved waste prevention

Caterpillar opens Large Engine Remanufacturing Facility in Corinth

Caterpillar has opened its new Large Engine Remanufacturing Facility in Corinth generating 30 jobs

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Carbon footprints

We have performed many carbon footprints on remanufactured products from printer cartridges to gear boxes. Could developing a carbon footprint for your product help you show the environmental benefits of remanufacturing in your business?

More info on our Carbon footprint work


Certification for PAS 141

The CRR is the first certification body to acheive UKAS accreditation. If you are a WEEE reuser, we can offer certification services that will enable you to become an approved WEEE reuser.

More info on our PAS 141 certification schemes


Sector reports

The CRR has studied a wide range of different sectors. As a result we have developed a unique perspective on the remanufacturing landscape. Click here to find out more or contact us for information on how we can perform a similar study on your sector.

More info on the manufacturing sectors we cover


Remanufacturing info

Find out more about remanufacturing. We have an extensive database of information from basic principles to macroeconomic arguments supporting the use of remanufactured products.

Read more background information on remanufacturing



Key to the future success of remanufacturing will be in training and encouraging corporate and public sector procurers to buy remanufactured products. We have developed a tools and information on how to buy remanufactured products. We also offer bespoke consultancy that will save you money by buying remanufactured goods.

Read how to procure remanufactured products


The Centre for Remanufacturing and Reuse

The Centre for Remanufacturing and Reuse is an organisation based in the UK that specialises in advice and promotion on remanufacturing, reuse and reconditioning. We work internationally with businesses and governments on a range of different projects from market studies to carbon footprint analysis. We see remanufacturing as a way to strategically position companies close to their customers whist delivering economic and environmental savings.

Accredited Certification for PAS 141 in the UK

The CRR is the only company in the UK to offer accredited certification for PAS 141, the electrical reuse standard. Become certified with us and you will be able to display the nationally recognised REEE mark endorsed by BIS, the Environment Agency and WRAP.

Other Services we offer include:

Policy and public sector consultancy

For nearly a decade, we have been advising policy makers on the advantages of remanufacturing and reuse. We can work at both high-level policy advice and also advise public sector clients on ways to encourage remanufacturing through procurement.

Services for business

We offer a range of bespoke services for both businesses in remanufacturing/reuse industries and those looking at this area. We can work with you to identify your needs and develop a bespoke solution for you.

Education and seminars

We offer a range of training materials for students from both the business and design perspectives. We also offer a range of materials to help brief business leaders of the benefits of remanufacturing and reuse.

Certification and standards

The CRR are now offering certification services to PAS 141, a standard for reuse of electrical and electronic equipment. We are also capable of drafting industry standards to improve product quality and an industries image.

Find out more...


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Centre for Remanufacturing & Reuse
c/o Oakdene Hollins
22-28 Cambridge Street
HP20 1RS
Tel: +44 (0)1296 337165


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