Buy Social for a Better World
You can help us make a difference in the world and change lives. Find out more about how you can get involved:
Recycle waste wood
Recycle your wood with Community Wood Recycling, save money and help the environment!
Buy reclaimed wood
Need wood for DIY projects? Want to buy unique, environmentally-friendly timber and furniture?
- Community Wood Recycling Managing Director Richard Mehmed has been marking the milestone of 150 tonnes of wood picked up from Interserve’s Mount Oswald site in Durham. The team from Newcastle Wood Recycling have made over 80 collections, saving 90 tonnes of
- Leading construction and property services firm and long-time Community Wood Recycling partner Wates Group has cemented its position as one of the country’s leading supporters of the Social Enterprise sector, reaching a landmark spending target.
- A reporter from That's TV Scotland Central visited Move On Wood Recycling to find out how they're saving wood from going to waste, as well as providing volunteering and training opportunities for local people.
- Linder Barker, interior designer and television presenter, was present for the opening of new premises for Community Wood Recycling enterprise Humber Wood Recycling.
- The Wood Store Brighton has provided Ugly Butterfly, a new zero-waste restaurant from Chef Adam Handling, with tables and fittings made from reclaimed wood.
Opportunities for new wood recyclers
We are targeting Liverpool as the last major conurbation without a network member and we’re looking for someone to work with us in the city.
If you’re interested please get in touch!
We anticipate that this activity will take up all our available resources for the current financial year, but if you would like to set up a project to start trading in the the second half of 2020 onward, you can find out what’s involved here, and then contact us.