Growing a Greener Glasgow

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Reuse, repair & recycle on the Southside of Glasgow

We have mapped all the reuse, repair and recycling opportunities on the Southside to help residents reduce the amount of waste which goes to landfill. You may be surprised at the range of opportunities, have a look at our reuse repair and recycle map .

Your own growing space in the Southside

Why not apply for a raised bed at the Croft through our adpot-a-growing bed scheme? The closing date for expressing an interests is March 7th.

How we conduct home energy audits

We have made a short film about how we conduct home energy audits.

How to support communities tackle climate change

As the Scottish parliamentary elections draw nearer, we’re keen to share our experience and the lessons learned from working within the community to deliver action and improvement to mitigate climate change and create more resilient communities.

Need advice for keeping warm in your tenement?

South Seeds offers a home energy audit free of charge to residents of Govanhill, Crosshill, Queen’s Park, Strathbungo and East Pollokshields. Simply call our office on 0141 636 3959 and book your energy audit in for a time which suits you.

LEDs and composting at Streetland

South Seeds had a stall at Streetland and got mobbed by local kids. To show how much energy it takes to power different light bulbs, we rigged a bike up to our light bulb demonstrator. The demonstrator has an LED bulb, a CFL bulb and an incandescent bulb. While all of the kids could get the […]

Time to start composting

We have a film about how to make a composting bin, a fact sheet about how to share composting in a tenement backcourt and a manual showing you how to get started.