Description of the goods or services required
SC19066 - HWRC Textiles and Shoes Collection and Processing Service
Kent County Council’s Waste Management team is looking to procure a Concessions contract for the collection and processing of waste Textiles and Shoes from every Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) across Kent, amounting to approximately 1956 tonnes per annum.
A new contract is required to be in place for commencement on 1 November 2020 for all 18 HWRCs to ensure service continuity, whereby KCC take title of all material to meet the statutory obligations of the Waste Disposal Authority. The initial contract term shall be 2 years, with an option to extend for a further 2 periods of up to 12 months each.
The Services provided under this Concessions contract involve the collection, sorting, storage, transporting, processing, recycling reuse, recovery and resale of all Textiles obtained from all 18 of KCC’s HWRCs. The textiles collected from the HWRC sites should be either recycled or reused in accordance with KCC’s expectations, planning, and permitting, whilst guaranteeing the best income possible for the taxpayer.
Further information regarding this opportunity is contained within the Invitation to Tender documents.