A 7,200 m² industrial site accompanying businesses in their digital sustainability challenges through the Social and Solidarity Economy and re-use.
With the Circular Economy Hub we wanted to create, on a European scale, a local consortium based on circular economy and the reuse of equipment, by bringing together a complete ecosystem of environmental, social and economic sustainability under one roof.
This industrial site, unique in Europe, enables us to offer companies a sustainable and supportive solution to cutting back your digital use.
Located in Rillieux-la-Pape (on the outskirts of Lyon, France), the Circular Economy Hub is a pioneering large-scale project in Europe with technical and logistical capacities that are unique on the market:
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The Circular Economy Hub was created in 2022 by 4 partners who shared values of social inclusion, market development and digital sustainability.
This Hub is the first national centre of expertise in the Social and Solidarity Economy and equipment refurbishment.
Pioneer in the reuse of professional IT equipment since 2005, in the industrial, distribution, medical and tertiary sectors.
A group of social enterprises in the Rhône-Alpes region, ENVIE is a long-standing player in the collection, processing and re-use of electrical and electronic equipment.
Disability-inclusive social enterprise employer specialising in the refurbishment of computer equipment.
Specialist in refurbishment of office IT equipment: computers, tablets, printers, hard drives, accessories.
A unique expertise centre in Europe supporting companies in reducing their digital footprint through re-use.