Research and Sustainability Partnerships

Bringing reuse into the mainstream is an important issue, especially in the IT industry. Doing can be complex, however, which is why we collaborate with leading experts and contribute to a number of research and industry projects.


CEDaCI brings European experts together to promote circularity in the data centre sector. We work with CEDaCI to support research and network development.

Supporting the secondary market with Free ICT Europe

Free ICT Europe promotes circular IT. Our Sustainability Lead is a board member, and we support it to further reuse and improve legislation.

Sustainability Research Institute at Leeds University

A leading institution for sustainability, the university has a specialist Research Institute and several dedicated courses. We’ve hosted PhD and MSc research projects and offered insights on various circular economy workshops.

Circular Economy Strategy and Action Plan (Yorkshire)

This brings key stakeholders across North and West Yorkshire together to network and make the circular economy a reality.

Harrogate District Climate Change Coalition

This is a group of local government, businesses, and universities collaborating on reducing emissions. We joined in 2019 and have sat on the energy reduction and renewables subgroup and sponsored the Harrogate Climate Action Festival.

Support the Goals

This is a group of businesses that promote the UN Global Goals. It offers a platform for companies to share their stories and progress. We have been a member since announcing our support for the Goals; find out more here.