Annual Conference: Be a part of the 2015 CRUK Awards and Conference
On Wednesday 10th June, the 2015 Carpet Recycling Awards in Birmingham will celebrate the achievements of association members who have made their mark in the past year.
The Award categories, still open for entry, are: Reuse Organisation of the Year for an organisation leading in successful take back and reuse of carpet tiles; Recycler of the Year for an organisation pioneering new systems / processes to move waste up the hierarchy; Take Back Partner of the Year for a distributor, flooring contractor or retailer working with the supply chain to recycle carpet; and Recycling Champion for an individual who has shown commitment to increasing carpet recycling at their company. Entry is open to CRUK members, read details here.
The following day's conference will address the practicalities of carpet recycling and reuse, as well as the growing influence of circular modes of resource use on current and future practice.
Highlights include a talk from Ken Webster from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation on the future of the circular economy, Neville Hinchliffe from leading furniture store and CRUK member Arighi Bianchi on developing a successful take back partnership and Ellen Petts from award winning CRUK member Greenstream Recycling who will talk about the company's growing network of carpet tile reuse outlets.
Read the full conference programme here. Book online for the Awards Dinner and Conference here. Early Bird rates now available until Friday 15th May. Conference exhibition spaces are still available, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.