supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Zero Waste Scotland - Resource Efficiency Waster Prevention Implementation Fund
This fund has been designed to help organisations overcome barriers to undertake a particular project with a focus on raw materials savings, carbon savings and the movement of waste material up the waste hierarchy. Its core purpose is to support the physical implementation of waste prevention measures in the food and drink, construction and other (commercial and industrial) sectors.
generate efficiencies in the use of raw materials;
move waste materials to a higher level in the waste hierarchy;
reduce waste tonnage;
divert waste from landfill;
generate carbon savings.
The Waste Prevention Implementation Fund is open to applications on an ongoing basis as long as any investments funded through the grant are completed by 31 December 2019.