StringSavers is a non-profit initiative committed to recycling music strings. Based out of the Netherlands, we collect and recycle guitar and bass strings across Europe.


We envision a world in which all used music strings are properly recycled.


All Sustainable Music Strings.


We focus on turning the linear economy into a circular economy. This boils down to reversing the supply chain:

Manufacturer -> Distributor -> Retailer -> Consumer

Consumer -> Retailer -> Recycler -> Manufacturer


To achieve our goals, we carry out various activities:

  1. Set up recycling points where musicians can drop off their used strings.
  2. Collect strings directly from musicians by creating return value.
  3. Search for new uses and suitable markets for the strings we collect.

Company info

StringSavers is a company registered in The Netherlands at the Commercial Trade Register of the Chamber of Commerce, under Registration Number 71415599. StringSavers is a trade name of Mediacs. We are currently in the process of integrating our activities in an independent legal form (foundation), which is open for new board members to join.

About Robben

Robben is an amateur artist/musician from the Netherlands and founder of StringSavers. Robben Raventand is an anagram for Bart van den Borne.

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