News: UK - WRAP offers grant support for re-use and repair
As part of a package of support for re-use, repair and recovery WRAP has launched a capital grant competition designed to increase re-use and repair of products.
Monday, 3rd December 2012
Key products for re-use and repair are in textiles, electricals and furniture. This support package also includes business support and loans via the Waste Prevention Loan Fund which is open for any material stream to apply. Round two is now open. Small and medium sized re-use businesses (including social enterprises) are eligible to apply for grant funding as long as they have viable business and project plans. Support is also open to local authorities where they meet the guidelines and criteria.
The European Remanufacturing Council (CER) is open for business
The European Commission has asked for a coordinated voice from EU-28 remanufacturing businesses. The Conseil Européen de Remanufacture will represent small and large businesses from all remanufactured product sectors. Register your interest now!