Who Are WRM?
“We believe climate change is the greatest business and community challenge of our generation.”
Our contribution to addressing this challenge is through the impact of our exceptional strategic advice and project delivery.
Our broad client base includes businesses, public sector and third sector organisations striving to protect and enhance our environment.
We deliver great results and value for our customers, which helps us to achieve our number one goal – to make a positive difference in the world.
Established in 2007, WRM is an independent environmental and sustainability consultancy that provides practical sustainability advice and guidance – with expertise in both technical detail and big picture thinking.
WRM provides services that ensure clients are offered strategic, workable, and flexible answers to their project or organisational needs. We pride ourselves on offering our clients peace-of-mind and pragmatic advice that always makes commercial sense.
We believe in working in collaboration with clients and ensuring we understand what success looks like to them, so we can deliver results that create durable business and environmental value. Our long term, partnership approach is why 70% of our revenue comes from repeat business from our existing clients.
Our clients value our expertise in project delivery in a broad range of sectors and organisational structures. Our work in organics management, planning and permitting, quality systems and standards and market development has helped define the sector nationwide.
We continually collaborate with industry leaders, policy makers and universities to ensure we apply the latest research and best practice in environmental management solutions to your project or business needs.
Based in Leeds, Yorkshire, we operate nationwide in the UK and our technical expertise and knowledge spans across diverse industries. Our diverse range of clients include public sector organisations such as NHS England and global private brands such as Natwest Bank. Our expertise takes us across the globe, sharing best practice with our international clients.
Our Vision & Mission
Our vision is to help create a world with sustainability at the heart of every decision. Our mission is to empower leadership in sustainability by delivering pragmatic and commercially viable solutions.
WRM specialise in providing professional assurance and pragmatic, practical and quality advice to enable organisations to improve their sustainability in these key areas:
We propel the development of waste management infrastructure, creating a more circular economy, and enabling the production of high value secondary resources.Learn More
Our services enable organisations to understand and reduce their energy consumption, whilst implementing renewable and low carbon energy solutions.Learn More
We are developing sustainability strategies for public and private sector organisations that have a measurable environmental impact, including the quantification and reduction of carbon.Learn More
Our team support the development and empowerment of your staff to be the change to protect our environment and transition to a sustainable future.Learn More
An example of some of the prestigious clients we work with.
Check out some of our recent projects to learn more about our diverse experience.
Our Latest Insights
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