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3rd Mar 2013

Collect old Mobile Phones to Raise Funds

Author ecorrn     Categories Electrical

28th Jan 2013

GrantNet

Author ecorrn     Categories

Tags Funding
13th Dec 2012

Big Local Funding Available

Author ecorrn     Categories

13th Dec 2012

£50,000 For Reuse And Repair Initiatives

Author ecorrn     Categories

7th Apr 2011

Donated Software for Eligible Charities

Author ecorrn     Categories

Did you know that some of the world's leading technology companies will donate their products to UK charities?

To find out how to apply visit www.ctxchange.org

26th Aug 2010

'Go Green' with the Green Grants Machine

Author ecorrn     Categories

Organisations looking to go Green and save on energy bills can search over £1.2 billion in funds available as grants, loans or awards through the  Green Grants Machine

Search for funding to purchase hybrid vehicles, install solar panels, implement a recycling scheme in the workplace and much more!

Register free at Green Grants Machine

25th Aug 2010

Reuse Websites

Author ecorrn     Categories

Although the members on this website will enable you to find a new home for most of your unwanted items, there will be occasions when they are not able to help.

However, there are plenty of other ways of finding them a new home. There are a number of sites providing a facility allowing you to give away items you no longer need to anybody who wants them.

Give or Take

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24th Jul 2010

Some Individual Reuse Tips

Author admin     Categories Household

As an individual you can re-use more items in your day-to-day activities. Here are a few ideas (but there are many more for you to discover!):

Tags Reuse, tips
24th Jul 2010

Essex Materials Exchange

Author admin     Categories Miscellaneous

A materials exchange is a free online service that allows companies or organizations to list surplus resources, making them available for use by another, either for sale or free. This may encompass a wide range of materials, perhaps difficult wastes, which may not have recognized markets, brokers or dealers (e.g. wooden pallets, paper offcuts, office supplies and other raw materials.

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A materials exchange is a free online service that allows companies or organizations to list surplus resources, making them available for use by another, either for sale or free. This may encompass a wide range of materials, perhaps...
As an individual you can re-use more items in your day-to-day activities. Here are a few ideas (but there are many more for you to discover!): Reusing your shopping bags is a very useful tip. You can even get a "bag for life...
Barnardo's | Essex, Braintree, CM7 1TX
Barnardo's is a Children's Charity that raises funds through a number of charity shops around the country.

Analysis of bulky waste collections and bulky CA waste residue

Analysis of bulky waste collections and bulky CA waste residue
In Essex & Thurrock. - Base data for Identifying...

Essex Community Reuse and Recycling Network (ECORRN) - June 2005 Summary