Mission

Southampton Wood Recycling Project saves wood waste from going to landfill, provides affordable timber and resources to the local community, and develops people to be ready to enter sustainable employment.

It provides a commercially viable wood waste collection and retail service; moving wood up the waste hierarchy and saving it from going to landfill – whilst offering training, volunteering and work opportunities to those facing barriers to gaining paid employment.

Southampton Wood Recycling Project strives to be an exemplary social enterprise with regard to policy and practice, and believes that working with wood offers a range of benefits, both in practical skills and in a wider therapeutic sense.

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