RREUSE is an international network representing social enterprises active in re-use, repair and recycling.

Since 2001, RREUSE supports and champions the development of social enterprises active in the circular economy through innovative policies, partnerships and best practices.

RREUSE members generate invaluable social, economic and environmental impacts for their communities. Specialising in re-use, repair and recycling, they provide local and inclusive employment as well as a strong sense of belonging for the most vulnerable in our societies.

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What we stand for

Circular Economy

Re-using, repairing, recycling, refurbishing, repurposing, …

 

Social Inclusion

Leaving no-one behind

 

Innovation

Inspiring new connections and triggering new ideas

Resilience

Adapting to crises and withstanding adversity

Cooperation

Developing and maintaining strong partnerships

Latest news

New Spanish law mandates 50% of tenders to social and circular enterprises

New Spanish law mandates 50% of tenders to social and circular enterprises

RREUSE applauds the recently approved “Law on Waste and Contaminated Soil for the Circular Economy” in Spain, which includes a provision that mandates 50% of public tenders related to the collection, transport, and treatment of second-hand products to social enterprises. This initiative is a crucial element of the Plan for Recovery, Transformation and Resilience (PRTR).