GreenEcoNet

Connecting SMEs for a green economy

Solid waste management

case_study icon

LIMM Recycling uses recycled plastic (polystyrene) coffeee cups to make a new sustainable raw material, to create new products.

case_study icon

Fairphone is a social enterprise that is building a movement for fairer electronics and opening up the supply chain by making a phone that puts social and environmental values first.

case_study icon

A small company sourcing Italian ingredients to import and package for UK food retail, catering wholesalers and food manufacturing customers that ensures resources used (e.g. energy, water, stock and packaging) are used as efficiently as possible.

case_study icon

Supplying and delivering wholesale fruit, vegetables and other products optimising the consumption of material and waste management.

case_study icon

Quantum Waste has come up with a new technological solution called the Qube which breaks up waste. Meanwhile the company provides local treatment, light vehicles, and an efficient production cycle which benefits the environment through reduced carbon emissions.

case_study icon

Banka BioLoo Pvt Ltd, an Indian firm committed to improving environmental and social conditions, is working to eradicate the issue of open defecation. By providing eco-friendly and resource efficient bio-toilets (or bio-loos), the enterprise is helping meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDG-7).

case_study icon

Family run salon, Elan Hair Design, has undergone a green refurbishment programme to install renewable energy, increase recycling and source products from sustainable sources.

case_study icon

From cooking fat to power: Scottish marketing company EAE Ltd switches to biodiesel fuelled vehicles and transforms their business model

case_study icon

The Forge, a health clinic based in London, worked with the local council to introduce a new heating control system that has saved them money.

Subscribe to Solid waste management