Who we are
RECYCOM ®, founded in 2012, is the first Greek company to operate in an organized, scientific and professional manner a system of integrated management of used clothing and footwear, aiming to contribute actively and actively to the creation of a clean, healthy and sustainable environment.
RECYCOM addresses recycling issues not like a fashion hit, but with a deep awareness of its necessity. In a modern society, the conscience of the people, the priority of the sustainable management of all raw and processed industrial materials must prevail, in the light of solidarity, care for the human being, environmental protection and sustainability. RECYCOM, in cooperation with citizens, producers and supermarkets, charities and NGOs, local authorities and Public Organizations, recovers species that either by custom or by necessity have so far ended in garbage and landfills and rebuilds them traffic in a modern way.
By placing particularly attractive red and recycling bins in many places around Greece, it cultivates the right mindset about recycling issues and invites everyone to stop indifferent. It’s so simple to everyone, open the bucket and put the species on it, which we’d throw in the rubbish!
With the recycling of clothes we propose, and with proper management, only 2% ends up in the rubbish, while the remainder is exported for re-use. Part of the material, unsuitable for reusable clothes, is recycled to create cleaning cloth, towels. Formwork, soundproofing and thermal insulation materials, seat covers for cars, etc. can also be made from old clothes. A significant percentage also promotes what is needed by the EU. recycling actions, relieving the landfills from a huge and burdensome volume of useful materials!
Objectives of RECYCOM
— Promoting environmentally friendly management and recycling of recyclable materials to reduce waste production.
— Fighting the greenhouse effect and carbon dioxide emissions to tackle the threat of climate change.
— Contributing to energy savings
— Raising awareness of the problem of waste in the immediate environment and more generally in the modern world as an example of future responsible and conscious citizens of society.
— Protect, conserve and restore green and free spaces in cities, forests, beaches and the natural environment in general.
— Spreading the natural way of life and nature.