We’ve been awarded the Social Enterprise Mark! – the brand for social enterprises that was launched in February 2010. The mark identifies businesses which meet defined criteria for social enteprise, and consumers will recognise that businesses displaying the Mark are trading to benefit people and planet.
Oxford Wood Recycling joins other ethical businesses that have been recognised by being awarded the Mark such as the Eden Project, Hill Holt Wood, Bristol Wood Recycling Project, Big Issue and the Co-operative Group South & West.
Government data estimates that there are 62,000 social enterprises across the UK, contributing £24 billion to the economy and employing around 800,000 people.