Sustainable Community Action

"If the garbage man calls, tell him we don't want any" Groucho Marx / Inspiring Quotes 9

Action Ideas[]

  • Community Recycling schemes
  • Community Wood Recycling Projects
  • Nappy laundering service
  • Community compost schemes
  • Furniture recycling
  • Scrapstores
  • Second-hand clothing, etc. stores
  • Computer recycling
  • Rent instead of buy
  • Tool sharing
  • Community paper collections
  • Waste exchange schemes
  • Repair services
    • Promoting products that are actually repairable in the first place (and not engineered to be disposable). A wiki or magazine could provide info on the most repairable products.
  • Give or take days, and stalls at Green fairs
  • Freecycling and Better Use - see Related and International Links
  • Community art from recycled materials
  • Community vegetable gardens
  • Precycling, Waste minimisation W
  • Bring and Fix
  • X-mas present swapping market, example on

Why it matters

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Gutza Wikipedia logo1 Wikipedia
  • category:Recycling W
  • The Freecycle Network W, includes sections on Controversies and Free speech
  • RecycleBank W


Wanted pages and external links

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