2021-05-11 04:30Press release

Ragn-Sells partner with We Don’t Have Time to drive circular change

The environmental company Ragn-Sells partner up with WeDontHaveTime.org – the world’s largest social network for climate action – to help accelerate the transition to a sustainable, circular economy. As part of the new collaboration, Ragn-Sells will become the main sponsor of the next Exponential Climate Action Summit, and team up with We Don’t Have Time, Exponential Roadmap Initiative and Ericsson as partner of the event.

- Ragn-Sells is a frontrunner in waste reduction and circularity, and we are really happy to have them onboard as a partner, says Ingmar Rentzhog, CEO and Founder of WeDontHaveTime.org.

- Together with We Don’t Have Time, Exponential Roadmap Initiative and Ericsson, we will demonstrate what is possible to achieve already today, and even more important, what we can do if policymakers change policies from trying to solve problems with our existing economic model, and instead enable a circular economy, says Pär Larshans, Head of Sustainability and Public Affairs at Ragn-Sells.

As part of the collaboration, Ragn-Sells will be the main sponsor of Exponential Climate Action Summit III, a global, digital event organized by We Don’t Have Time, Exponential Roadmap Initiative and Ericsson The event, which will have a special focus on circular economy, will take place on September 23 as part of the Climate Week NYC. It will be broadcast live on We Don’t Have Time and Twitter to a world-wide audience of millions.

Mats Pellbäck-Scharp, Head of Sustainability at Ericsson:

”We are happy to welcome Ragn-Sells to join us in organizing this important event. As an industry pioneer in sustainability we recognise the need for all leading companies to join forces and Ragn-Sells' expertise in materials recovery and circular models are vital in the transformation towards a green economy.”

Johan Falk, co-founder of The Exponential Roadmap Initiative and lead author of the 1.5°C Business Playbook:

”Moving from a linear to a circular economy is a key factor in the race to zero. Ragn-Sells is a frontrunner in this transition.”

Ragn-Sells will also be a partner of Exponential Climate Exponential Summit IV, which will be held during COP26 in Glasgow in November.

For more information,please contact:

Pär Larshans, Head of Sustainability and Public Affairs, Ragn-Sells
+46 70 927 29 63, par.larshans@ragnsells.com

Ingmar Rentzhog, CEO/Founder, WeDontHaveTime.org
+46 73 633 29 10, founder@wedonthavetime.org

Emma Ranerfors, Press officer, Ragn-Sells
+46 10 723 24 16, emma.ranerfors@ragnsells.com


About Ragn-Sells Group

Ragn-Sells is a family owned corporate group, with operations in four countries. We started our journey in 1881, and since 1966 we have been involved in waste management, environmental services, and recycling. We collect, treat, detoxify, and recycle waste and residual products from businesses, organisations, and households so that they can become feedstock into new production processes. www.ragnsells.com


Emma Ranerfors
Press Officer
Emma Ranerfors