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The Ultimate Greener Christmas Gift Guide

While it’s great to get crafty at Christmas and make your own gifts, sometimes it’s not always that eas...

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Revamp your home with top tips from the DesignDoc

Freshening up your home doesn’t have to be costly. For beautiful, unique furniture that costs a fraction ...

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Recycling links and resources

Reduce, reuse and recycle to save money, give things another life and lessen the impact of manufacturing and waste on the Scottish environment.

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Materials you can recycle

Recycling a wide range of materials is easier than ever and a great step towards a greener lifestyle. There are lots of ways to recycle more household items, more often.

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How does recycling work?

Innovations in technology mean that today’s recycling processes are highly sophisticated.

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Recycling

For a cleaner, greener Scotland, we should reduce and reuse all we can. For those things we can't find a new use for, it's never been easier to recycle a whole range of materials.

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Play our Rapid Recycler game

Play our rapid recycler game to see how much waste you can save from the landfill.

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Composting food waste

If your local authority does not offer a food waste recycling service, you can recycle your food waste in a composting bin or a compost heap.

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Food waste recycling in your area

Many local authorities in Scotland now offer food waste recycling with street bin collection. Find out here if yours does.

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Why reduce, reuse and recycle?

There are many good reasons to reduce, reuse and recycle. Everything we use has to come from somewhere and must go somewhere once we’re finished with it.

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Welcome to Ecotown!

Richard Corrigan is an Account Relationship Manager for Scottish Busi...

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