Edinburgh & Lothian

Gaia Research

Description

Specialises in construction ecology and works closely with architects, engineers and planners to deliver sustainable solutions at all scales - from materials through systems, buildings and landscape to urban design. Research includes solar air-conditioning, lighting and daylighting, passive solar design, innovative building membranes, monitoring and design guidance. Gives advice on strategies for healthy and efficient buildings and has been advisor for schools, universities, arts, environmental education and visitor facilities, housing, offices and sports centres.

Location

12/1 Gayfield Street,
Edinburgh Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Edinburgh Bicycle Co-operative - Edinburgh

Description

As you might have guessed from its name, Edinburgh Bicycle Co-operative is a co-operatively-run bicycle retailer based in Edinburgh. The co-op's mission statement is to 'promote cycling in the UK as a pastime and as a method of transport by making it easier and more enjoyable to own and ride a bike.' Read more »

Location

8 Alvanley Terrace,
Whitehouse Loan, Bruntsfield Links,
Edinburgh EH9 1DU
United Kingdom

Redeem

Description

Redeem is an award winning provider of high volume value recycling solutions for a wide range of hand held technologies. These include: Mobile Phones, Tablets, MP3 Players, Satellite Navigations, Digital Cameras, Consoles, Laptops, CDs, DVDs, Cartridges and Games.

Location

Unit 9B, Pyramids Business Park, Easter Inch,
Bathgate, Edinburgh EH48 2EH
United Kingdom

Greenfingers.com

Description

Greenfingers.com endeavour to provide their customers with ‘Inspiration for their Garden’, through an extensive range of well-priced products, from a fabulous collection of garden furniture, a wide range of water butts, compost bins, solar lighting and water features, decorative items, tool sheds, greenhouses, and garden tools. Greenfingers.com is a fully online retail store.

Location

12 Lindsay Square, Deans Industrial Estate,
Livingston EH55 8NP
United Kingdom

Changeworks

Description

First established in 1989 as Lothian and Edinburgh Environmental Partnership (LEEP), Changeworks has built a strong reputation for effective and innovative service delivery. With more than 140 staff in Edinburgh, Inverness, Shetland, Orkney, the Western Isles and Argyll, Changeworks services span a range of needs:

  • Changeworks Recycling is one of the most successful examples of a sustainable, profit-making social enterprise in Scotland.
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Location

36 Newhaven Road,
Edinburgh EH6 5PY
United Kingdom

United Kingdom Woodland Assurance Standard (UKWAS)

Description

The UK Woodland Assurance Standard is an independent certification standard for verifying sustainable forest and woodland management in the United Kingdom. The UKWAS is unusual because it is a certification standard rather than a certification scheme. It is designed to provide a single common standard for use within forest certification programmes operating in the UK; these programmes provide a way to assure buyers and users that wood and wood products come from sustainably managed woodlands. Read more »

Location

59 George Street (3rd floor),
Edinburgh EH2 2JG
United Kingdom

Scottish Organic Producers Association (SOPA)

Description

Formed in 1988 to service organic farmers and growers in Scotland. With a membership of over 500 farmers throughout Scotland, SOPA is the largest organic certification body in Scotland (Organic Certification GB-ORG-17).

Location

SFQC, Royal Highland Centre,
10th Avenue, Ingliston,
Edinburgh EH28 8NF
United Kingdom

Iglu Bar & Restaurant

Description

Iglu specialises in wild and sustainable fish, seafood and game and organic, local and seasonal produce.

Location

2b Jamaica Street,
Edinburgh EH3 6HH
United Kingdom

Grow Wild Ltd

Description

Grow Wild supplies an extensive range of organic groceries, including locally sourced fresh produce, Mediterranean fruit and vegetables, award-winning organic meats and cheeses, fantastic organic wines, organic dairy products and store-cupboard goodies, freshly baked bread, toiletries and environmentally friendly household products.... the list goes on. Read more »

Location

Block 3 Unit 8 Whiteside Industrial Estate,
Bathgate EH48 2RX
United Kingdom

The Association for the Protection of Rural Scotland

Description

APRS is the charity which promotes the care of all of Scotland’s rural landscapes.

Our Aims
• Protect and enhance Scotland’s rural landscapes for future generations
• Promote effective planning and landscape protection systems in Scotland
• Encourage genuinely sustainable development in rural Scotland Read more »

Location

Gladstone's Land (3rd Floor),
483 Lawnmarket,
Edinburgh EH1 2NT
United Kingdom
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