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Building capacity to develop and provide long term sustainability for St Helena's paper and card recycling unit


Ref: DPLUS014
Type: Darwin Plus
Project Leader: Martin Joshua
Lead Institution: SHAPE Head Centre
Host Country Institutions:
Start Date: 2013-07-01
End Date: 2015-06-30
Funding: £99,200.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: UKOT
Countries: St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Purpose: • Increase SHAPE’s capability to process a significant percentage of recycled paper and card. • To reduce the amount of paper and card going into landfill from 12% to 6% by 2015 • Provide the capacity for SHAPE to increase its mechanisation to enhance its production of pulp. • The percentage of disabled working people on island will increase from 50% to 66% providing 6 additional work opportunities. SHAPE’s Paper and Card recycling centre will be a model centre using renewable energy sources and will be environmentally efficient and as far as practical financially sustainable.
Outputs:

Related Projects: Waste to warmth - cardboard into insulation boards and fuel bricks

Documents:
Title: DPLUS014 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: DPLUS014 HR1 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: DPLUS014 HR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: DPLUS014 AR1 - Edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: DPLUS014 AR2 - Edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]