Growing a Greener Glasgow

Posts Tagged: 'Waste'

Is there still life in your old gadgets?

We are not looking for fridges or washing machines but those small electrical items which are at the back of cupboards or stuck in draws.

Tell us what you think about waste management and walking and cycling

South Seeds wants your views on how two local issues can be improved: waste management and walking and cycling. Come along to one of the sessions at our NEW office to take part. Refreshments provided and the first 50 people to come along get a free electricity monitor!  

Tenement special report: Managing food waste in Berlin

This investigation into food-waste disposal from multi-occupancy buildings in an ethnically diverse area of Berlin highlights some lessons that Glasgow could learn as it embarks on rolling out food waste collections in tenements.  

Tenement food waste – let’s get it sorted

This eight-page publication examines the issues and solutions around collecting and reducing food waste in tenement flats in Glasgow, including the sharing of collection facilities. This is our first step in highlighting the issue, and how we can all take positive steps to reduce waste and the size of our food bills.

Where to reuse, repair & recycle in Govanhill

This map has 38 different reuse, repair and recycling opportunities in Govanhill. Published in 2016, it is the first time all these waste reduction opportunities in Govanhill have been brought together.

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 .

The Govanhill Gazette

This newspaper focuses on one block in Govanhill and the problems and solutions surrounding fly-tipping.