Mark Wilson, Interface Sustainability Ambassador and Cynnal Cymru Board Member, talks about establishing Greenstream Carpets as a local recycling venture.
Mark partnered with Ellen Petts in 2008 as part of his dissertation with Forum for the Future in order to become a Level 3 Ambassador. They set up Greenstream carpets as a small scale recycling project with a plan for it to be scalable ensuring it was economically sustainable as well as environmentally strong.
Here Mark talks about how they set up the venture and has tips on what to do and what not to do …
Previous reference to Greenstream can also be found in Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales 2012 film on Social enterprise: https://vimeo.com/39772513