(First picture from left to right: Nick Hewer, Junkbusters representative, Bex Jones (FRN), Junkbusters representatives. (Second picture: Nick Hewer, Joanne Cahill (DHL), Spider Wastechnology representative, Claire Charras (FRN), Spider Wastechnology representative))
Last Thursday the Furniture Re-use Network (FRN) were the proud sponsors of The Best Recycling Award at the CIWM Awards. Bex Jones, FRN’s Marketing and Communications Officer, presented the prestigious award to Junkbusters – University of Birmingham for their innovative scheme encouraging students to donate and not throw away unwanted items at the end of their year. 10,000 Junkbuster bags filled with unwanted items were donated!
Embargoed: Friday 30th October 2015 00:01
LAUNCH OF LICENCE FOR NEW Furniture Re-use Network (FRN) PRODUCT WEIGHT PROTOCOL (PWP) (Previously FRN Average Weights List). Details of the new Licence now released.
As of November 1st 2015, the FRN Product Weight Protocol (PWP), formally known as the FRN Average Weights List, will now require the purchase of an annual licence from the FRN. The licence is agreed with and recognised by UK regulators who will be checking PWP licences whilst carrying out their inspections on UK reuse and recycling operations.
The FRN Regional Roadshows 2015 are open to all Reuse Charities nationwide. We at the FRN want to help you network. We want to introduce you to fellow re-use charities within your regions. We want to get conversations going, find solutions to problems big and small, cover matters that concern you and have a jolly good catch up.