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How we’re contributing to a greener, cleaner world

Sustainability and ESG are at the core of Renewi’s purpose. We focus on protecting the world by transforming waste into value, providing waste-to-value solutions that benefits our customers, investors, employees, communities and the planet.

Our alignment to the UN SDGs

We prioritise six of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), launched in 2015, which aim to “achieve a better and more sustainable future for all” by uniting the world, eradicating poverty and addressing climate change.

Good health
and wellbeing

Keeping employees safe and well is a key objective, and we have the same responsibility to local communities.

Clean water
and sanitation

One of our key treatment activities is cleaning waste water to make it re-useable.

and clean energy

We lower our carbon footprint by using renewable energy and we sell green energy produced on site.

Sustainable cities
and communities

We reduce our carbon emissions while collecting waste in cities and urban areas.

Responsible consumption
and production

We enable the circular economy by supporting responsible consumption and production.


We take action to protect the climate by carbon avoidance and recycling waste that would otherwise be sent to incineration or landfill.

Our sustainability strategy focuses on three pillars: