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National solution helping deliver sales targets

National service for manufacturing, distribution, and retail network. 

  • Reverse logistics:  working with the logistics team to utilise empty vehicles to return old beds and mattresses to specific locations to enable a low cost backhaul solution for bulk waste
  • Turn waste into revenue:  Circom now pay the customer for many of the waste streams that were previously a cost.   Cardboard, packaging, plastics, metals, pallets, WEEE
  • Mattress Recovery and Recycling:  End to End solution from collection from domestic premises, regional consolidation, and end recycling of mattresses
  • Bed/Furniture Recycling: old beds recovered and where possible materials separated for recycling, typically wood, metals and bed motors/electronics
  • Onsite labour: at locations to maximise recycling levels and revenues from well managed materials
  • 100% avoidance from landfill for all waste streams across the entire estate
  • 100% legal compliance:  ensuring all Dreams sites are fully covered for all relevant exemptions and licenses whilst providing onsite compliance training

 

Legally compliant store takeback, lowering waste costs

National services covering the entire estate:

  • National audit programme:  visited every store to provide onsite training and awareness on waste segregation
  • Service Rationalisation: Change in waste collection bin sizes across all retail stores to maximise onsite recycling and reduce store waste management costs
  • Retail take back, Mixed Mattresses and Sofa Recycling:  A simple solution that allows distribution centres to reduce transport costs by using bulk trailers for movement of waste furniture.  
  • Revenue from waste:  Maximise recycling revenues by installing efficient equipment to allow depots to store denser loads of cardboard and plastic for recycling
  • New end recycling markets for low grade plastics previously landfilled
  • Waste Electricals: Recovery of electronics from beds and sofas for reconditioning 
  • Secure destruction: video logged destruction service for products unsuitable for resale

 

Award winning business

  • Retail Weekly Magazine awards winners
  • Winner of the Recycling Returns (Logistics) Category
  • Winner of the Mark of Excellence for Sustainability
  • Supplier of the year to major customer national accounts