City / Suburb: Manchester
Postal Code: M11 2WJ
Description of SE/ Org A pioneering social business group, ‘parent’ EMERGE 3Rs is a registered charity with trading arm social enterprise EMERGE Recycling. We exist to promote the idea and practice of the real ‘3Rs’ of waste reduction, reuse and recycling, and the wider concepts of resource efficiency and sustainable consumption. Grown from a voluntary initiative in 1996, “East Manchester Environment & Resources Group Emerge”, EMERGE continues to be based in the post-industrial heartlands of East Manchester on New Smithfield Wholesale Market. The Group currently employs 33 local people, has over 45 regular volunteers and work placements, and as an open membership entity, has a wide range of individual and organisational supporters.
Products or services sold:
recycling, confidential shredding and waste collections