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Green Apple Awards 2022

We are delighted that five of our partnerships with our brilliant clients have been recognised in this years’ Green Apple Awards for their sustainable business practices.

Our winning clients are:

  • CBRE, 61 Southwark St for being leaders in recycling.
  • Savills, The Post Building for having a transformative approach to sustainability
  • Derwent for its partnership with Recorra in sustainable waste management
  • Savills, King’s Cross Estate: looking to create the UK’s most sustainable estate.
  • CBRE, 1 Finsbury Circus - for adopting a holistic approach to waste management.

Zero Waste Awards 2022

Savills UK, in partnership with Recorra, won recognition across 3 separate sites.

  • The Post Building - 5*
  • Ropemaker - 4*
  • Cannon Place - 3*

Office Friendly Sustainability awards 2022

Winner of the Office Friendly Sustainability 2022-Recorra Office Supplies

Alison Roe, Director with her award

National Business Women Awards - Winner 2021 Business Women of the Year

Winner of the Business Women of the Year - Alison Roe, Director

Footprint waste2zero Awards - Winner 2021 Best Waste Management Project

Winner of the Best Waste Management Project with our partnership with 5* Hotel Rosewood London

IWFM Impact Award - Winner 2021 Product or Service Development

Winner of the Institute of Workplace & Facilities Management Impact Award for our Vegware Compostables service.

Awards for Excellence 2021 Finalist Organics Recycling Business of the Year

Finalist for Organics Recycling Business of the Year with our Vegware Compostables service

Footprint Waste2Zero Awards - Highly Commended

Highly commended for Best Recycling project with our innovative Vegware Compostables service in partnership with Vegware

Awards for Excellence 2020 Finalist - Paper Recycling Business of the Year

Finalists for Paper Recycling Business of the Year for our innovative, closed loop paper service which sees office papers transformed into new high quality paper in just 7 weeks.

Awards for Excellence, Winner 2019 - Zero Waste Platinum Award

Won with our customer Rothschild & Co. for the best-in-class recycling scheme we implemented together

PFM Awards, Finalist 2019

The Premises & Facilities Management Partnership Awards were set up to recognise partners which have achieved their business, property and FM goals through Partnership, Innovation, Achievement and Sustainability. In partnership with our friends from Derwent London, we were awarded finalist in the Partners in Waste Management category in 2019.

Green Apple Awards, Winners 2018

The Green Apple Awards were established in 1994 as an annual campaign to recognise, reward and promote environmental best practice around the world. In 2018, we partnered with four of our top customers:

Rosewood London - Silver

London Metropolitan University - Bronze

Property Support Services - Silver

Regent's University London - Bronze

Office Friendly, The CSR Award Winner 2018

Office Friendly is made up of 158 like-minded companies spanning across the UK. This award recognises our circular economy products, and how through these products the recycling and office supplies sides of the business are strengthened. Through this synergy our customers can see real value in our circular economy approach.

5* in the Investors in the Zero Waste Awards 2016

The Investors in Zero Waste Awards acknowledges companies who are working hard to eradicate waste. Businesses, like us, who are committed to zero waste and have employed dedication and innovation throughout their services.

National Recycling Awards Corporate Recycler of the Year - Finalist 2016

This prestigious national awards programme recognises innovation and excellence within the waste management sector. Paper Round's work with the Wellcome Trust was recognised as a finalist in 2016.

National Recycling Awards Electrical Waste Innovation of the Year- Finalist 2015

This prestigious national awards programme recognises innovation and excellence within the waste management sector. Paper Round's IT Asset Disposal service was recognised as a finalist in 2015.

​Zero Waste Awards - Silver 2012

Paper Round won silver in the 2012 Zero Waste Awards. These awards celebrate companies efforts in the zero waste movement. The company won the award due to our closed loop recycling schemes and zero to landfill policies.

​Business Commitment to the Environment (BCE) Environmental Leadership Awards, 2011

Recorra won a top prize at the 2011 prestigious Business Commitment to the Environment (BCE) Environmental Leadership Awards ceremony in London. The Company won the SME Premier Award for its comprehensive Environmental Management System (EMS). Results included a 92% recycling rate, 100% diversion of waste from landfill and a reduction in electricity use at its warehouse by 30%.

​Sustainable City Award - Highly Commended for Tackling Climate Change and Environmental Management in SMEs, 2011

In 2011 Recorra was highly commended in two of the City Sustainability Awards categories, Tackling Climate Change and Environmental Management in SMEs. It is a great honour to get recognition for our efforts from a such respected award. We will continue to work towards reducing environmental impact of our operations while helping our customers to manage their waste in the most sustainable way possible.

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