04.01 DOMESTIC RECYCLING & WASTE

Geek Squad

Description

Recycle your old or unwanted mobile phone for cash with Geek Squad, online or at one of over 140 Carphone Warehouse stores nationwide.

Location

1 Portal Way,
London W3 6RS
United Kingdom

Out of the Dark

Description

Out of the Dark is a charitable social enterprise that recycles, restores and revamps salvaged furniture as a means to train, educate and employ young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.

At the heart of Out of The Dark lies the premise of creating an extended family. Not only is the enterprise run as a family business, all young people involved are welcomes into the fold and become part of the family.

Founded by Jay and Jade Blades, Out of the Dark is an extension to Street Dreams, the charity that they have been running for the past 13 years. Read more »

Location

Unit 6 Abercromby Works,
Oakridge Road,
High Wycombe HP13 7LE
United Kingdom

Motorwise

Description

Motorwise is an online referral service linking sellers of end-of-life vehicles with licensed recycling centres around the UK. Our network of recycling centres (also known as Authorised Treatment Facilities or ATFs) are licensed and regulated to recycle every vehicle to the highest possible standard. Read more »

Location

Richmond Point,
43 Richmond Hill,
Bournemouth BH2 6LR
United Kingdom

Gift your Gear

Description

Gift Your Gear is an award winning independent nationwide initiative that provides outdoor clothing and equipment to UK community organisations, youth groups and charities working with young people in the outdoors.

Gift Your Gear aims to encourage people to donate unwanted outdoor gear they no longer want or need. The unwanted outdoor gear is then distributed to youth groups and charities in the UK that can use the outdoor clothing and equipment with the young people in the outdoors. Read more »

Location

United Kingdom

Festival Reboot

Description

We recycle wellies (Wellington boots) into a variety of products! All the broken and un-paired wellies we acquire from Glastonbury get made into things, the complete pairs get sent to Romania for those living on landfills. We are partnered with the charity Small Steps Project.

Location

Minyrafon,
Llanfyrnach, Pembrokeshire SA35 0BB
United Kingdom

Giveacar

Description

At Giveacar we transform your old, used car into valuable funds for a charity of your choice!

We offer a completely free service in which we organise your unwanted vehicle to be collected from anywhere in the UK. We then arrange for your car to be recycled, either scrapped or sold at auction, and then pass on the money raised to a UK charity of your choice.

All you have to do is register your vehicle at http://giveacar.co.uk/donate or call us on 020 7736 4242! Read more »

Location

1.06b Riverbank House,
1 Putney Bridge Approach,
London SW6 3JD
United Kingdom

The Freecycle Network

Description

The Freecycle Network is made up of more than 5,140 groups and more than 7.5 million members worldwide. It is a grassroots and entirely non-profit web-based movement of people who are giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns. Each local group is moderated by local volunteers. Membership is free. The mission of TFN is to build a worldwide gifting movement that reduces waste, saves precious resources and eases the burden on landfills while enabling members to benefit from the strength of a larger community. Read more »

Capital Clutter

Description

Capital Clutter remove virtually all types of rubbish from anywhere in London. Whether you're a home owner who needs to get rid of a washing machine, or a business in the City of London that needs a whole office removed, then let us know and we'll happily help.

We also recycle absolutely everything that we can.

We'll give you a free quote over the phone if you're unsure as to what it is that you actually might need.

Location

Battersea Park Road,
London SW11 4NG
United Kingdom

WRAP

Key Words

waste, information, sustainable, circular, economy, reduction, economic, business, advice

Description

WRAP’s vision is a world where resources are used sustainably. Its work helps people recycle more and waste less, both at home and at work, and offers economic as well as environmental benefits.

WRAP works with a wide range of partners, from major UK businesses, trade bodies and local authorities through to individuals looking for practical advice. WRAP always aims to work together with others to achieve the best results. Read more »

Location

The Old Academy,
21 Horse Fair,
Banbury OX16 0AH
United Kingdom

London Re-Use Network

Description

The London Re-use Network is made up of charities, social enterprises, and non-profit organisations who work together to increase re-use across London.

We collect unwanted furniture, appliances and household items. These are checked for quality and safety before being refurbished and passed onto new homes.

The London Re-use Network aims to change the way people think about unwanted items. We want to show people that re-use is a great idea for their bank balance, and the environment as well. Read more »

Location

The Grayston Centre,
28 Charles Square,
London N1 6HT
United Kingdom
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