Why Waste project Why Waste is a free business waste exchange supporting the Yorkshire and Humber region. It offers an online platform for businesses to advertise their waste and recyclers, community groups to register their resource requirements.
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Describe the 3 key benefits and carbon savings of your project. Benefits and savings your project
How does your innovation reduce carbon emissions?
Reduces quantity of waste going into landfill
Utilising waste as a substitute for virgin materials
Supporting businesses around resource efficiency
What are the social and financial benefits?
Source of value resources for many community projects
Businesses make savings from diverting waste from landfill
Supports skills development
Diverted over 10,000 tonnes of waste from landfill
3,600 members across the region
3. Event held for businesses and attracted over 150 attendees – indicates interest
Describe 3 ways in which you have measured success and demonstrated your project has made a difference. This might include behavioural change, low carbon emissions, renewable energy source. Measures of success your project
What would most help your project to develop and grow?
Increased resources to allow the service to operate on a full time basis
Support to promote the service to local businesses
Improvements to the website
What are the biggest challenges or questions for your project?
Promoting service without a budget
Delivering regional service on reduced budget
Getting to next level – West Yorkshire Building Material Re-use Centre
Describe the project’s biggest challenges and the key forms of support the project needs to develop and grow. Challenges and support project