04.01 DOMESTIC RECYCLING & WASTE

Save the World Club

Description

A local non-profit organisation working with children and adults in the local community to raise awareness and respect for the local environment and waste issues through art and creativity.

Location

Kingston Environment Centre,
Fairfield East,
Kingston upon Thames KT2 2PT
United Kingdom

MobileCashMate

Description

MobileCashMate is a UK mobile phone recycling company: sell mobile phones here and they will be recycled in accordance with the WEEE legislation. Not only does recycling mobile phones help the environment by keeping toxic chemicals out of landfill, your old phone could be worth money too.

Location

Unit 8-9 Long Acre Trading Estate, Aston,
Birmingham B7 5JD
United Kingdom

Havering London Borough Council

Description

Havering operates a weekly refuse and recycling collection. Residents are provided with orange sacks for the collection of paper, thin card, tins and cans, and plastic bottles. Cardoard can also be collected if flattened and placed next to the orange sack or loose inside an orange bin (orange bins are for flats residents recycling). Recycling is collected on the same day as the refuse but in separate vehicles. The orange sack materials are then seperated from the sacks and sorted at a Materials Recycling Facility in Newham. Read more »

Location

Streetcare, 10th Floor Mercury House,
Mercury Gardens,
Romford, Essex RM1 3SL
United Kingdom

Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee (LARAC)

Description

LARAC was formed in 1985 to represent the emerging voice of local government recycling officers. Full Membership is open to any local authority within the UK. We represent local authority views in waste and recycling issues, and we are run by an Executive of 20 local authority waste management officers. We have members from authorities in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales including associates from the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. Associate membership is open to any Local Authority with a waste function within the EU. Read more »

Location

PO Box 28,
Knighton LD8 2WA
United Kingdom

BreakerLink

Description

Free to use online used car part location service with links to 100s of breaker yards across the UK and shipping worldwide. Save money on car parts and a bit of our lovely planet while you're at it.

Location

13 Wisteria Drive,
Wymondham NR18 0FW
United Kingdom

Framlingham Furniture Project

Description

We receive furniture and household items from the general public and re distribute these to those who are in need or are on benefits.

Location

10a Riverside Road,
Framlingham IP13 9AG
United Kingdom

Cambridge Re-Use

Description

Cambridge Re-Use collects furniture and electrical goods donated by the general public and sells them on at low cost to individuals and families struggling on a low income. Single households earning under £18,000 and couples earning under £23,000 are eligible to become a customer. The charity offers a wide range of good quality household items. If you would like more information visit the website.

Location

Unit H, The Paddocks Industrial Estate,
347 Cherry Hinton Road,
Cambridge CB1 8DH
United Kingdom

Proper Job

Description

Not-for-profit community business offering diverse waste reduction (Proper Job Resource Centre) and a local/organic/fair trade cafe and wholefood shop (The Courtyard). The Resource Centre aims to provide a National example of 'Zero Waste' facilities by 2015, to educate and inspire the visiting public. A 'Resource Fayre' (combined recycling and arts event) is held annually - see website.

Location

Crannafords Industrial Park, Chagford, TQ13 8DR
United Kingdom

Glasgow Wood Recycling

Description

Glasgow Wood Recycling is a social enterprise and charity established in 2007 and committed to reducing the amount of wood needlessly going to the landfill by finding creative ways to reuse this valuable natural resource.

We provide volunteer and training opportunities to local people and we produce wooden home and garden products.

Location

Unit 6, Barclay Curle Complex,
739 South Street,
Glasgow G14 0BX
United Kingdom
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