Partnership Champion 2015

Partnership Champion 2015
November 12, 2015 Elaine

On Friday 23rd October International Synergies NI Ltd was delighted to receive the award for Partnership Champion at the CAN Learning Disability Champions Awards 2015.

bestbuddiesawards-600X400 CROPCAN (Compass Advocacy Network) is a social enterprise that provides training and employment opportunities for people with learning disabilities.  Based in Ballymoney, Co Antrim, CAN has wholeheartedly embraced the concept of Industrial Symbiosis as a valuable tool for achieving its aims.  The organisation has worked closely with Liam McNally, Industrial Symbiosis Practitioner, over the last 18 months on a number of specific projects and issues.

Janet Schofield, Director at CAN listed the following reasons for naming International Synergies NI as its partnership champion 2015:

  • Gives us concrete partnerships with leading manufacturers
  • Provides us with high level executive access to those partners
  • Provides us with sustainable waste disposal options to generate ongoing revenue
  • Has helped us become more business like and professional
  • Helps us with our research and development process enabling us to be innovative and ahead of the game.
  • Supports us through the implementation phase of new projects
  • Advice and guidance on the environmental commodities market
  • Advice and guidance on licensing requirements and exemptions
  • Has enabled the formation of a number of new projects focussed around waste reuse and provided us with a ‘creativity’ platform to develop future projects

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