2017 Autumn update.

we are sad to announce there have been some changes to Untapped Resource. Ian Batchelor has sadly passed away early in 2017 and Maria Gibson has now resigned as a Director. We would like to acknowledge their contribution they had to our success and foundations they laid for us to carry on.

End of Reaching Communities Funding

Sadly we came to the end of our three year lottery fund in Nov 2014. This has caused us to reduce the size of the organisation over the past year. Half our staff have found other jobs and we lost some storage units. This has been hard but I am hoping our customers and placement … Continue reading

Coming soon!

As the internet becomes a vital tool of commerce and the business network, Untapped Resources is making use of the services by linking to Facebook and Twitter. Keep an eye out for the new network links and follow us.

Commitment to the Environment

Untapped Resource won the Mansfield 2020 award for three years running, from 2012 to 2014. We are here to help businesses to become more sustainable by recycling more of their waste resources. Many companies send a lot of material to landfill because it is mixed waste and they cannot afford to separate it. We have … Continue reading


Congratulations to Anne Cooper, Andrew Laking, and Andrew Myrtle who all passed their fork lift licence. Passed November 2014.

Congratulations to.

Alan Bell, Chris Blandford, John Pywell and Julian Hawson. Who have all recently passed their test for their Forklift Truck licence.

Good Wood Project

What’s happening with those unwanted pallets?   Some of the participants of  the Good Wood project, with trainers Maria Gibson (centre) and  Chris Crogan (far left) Untapped Resource were successful in securing ESF : Skills Funding Council  funding through Enable to deliver a training  programme  based on  recycling  and utilising materials to make  useful items, … Continue reading

Congratulations to.

Scott Bareham and Chris Blandford, Both of whom completed their Apprenticeships in Warehousing in December. Andrew Myrtle, Chris Blandford, Jordon Hodgson and Teresa Jackson all Passed their Food Hygiene certificate in January. Teresa Jackson and Maria Gibson Passed their First Aid at work, Train the Trainer Programme in December. Heart Start and First Aid Courses … Continue reading

A big congratulations to our employees!

We would like to give a big well done to some of our employee’s here at Untapped Resource, who have achieved a Qualification with us over the last few months. Hopefully there will be more names to put up in the short future. Jordan Hodgkinson has completed his apprenticeship in warehousing and most recently passed his … Continue reading

Trading Standards Electric Blanket Amnesty

Trading  standards held an amnesty on electric blankets over the  winter. 300 old blankets were traded in for  new ones to ensure the safety  of our senior citizens. Untapped Resource supported  Trading Standards by  taking the old  blankets  and  stripping the wire from the blankets. The  wire was  recycled and the  remaining blankets were  donated to … Continue reading