Recycle for Essex
Find your nearest recycling centre, where to dispose of non-recyclable items and tips on reducing waste.
Save money and waste less, from ideas on making the most of your food each month to lunching for free.
What you can recycle and where.
Working to maximise the UK's recycling rate for aluminium packaging.
86% of drink cans sold in the UK are made from aluminium. Learn more about how you can recycle them.
A grassroots, non-profit movement of people who are giving (and receiving) stuff for free in their towns.
Find your perfect green job here.
Ollie's World maximises the power of the Internet by showcasing examples of sustainable practices, developed in homes, schools and businesses from around the world grouped in a child-friendly, comprehensive resource centre.
Lighthouse Furniture Project
Prevent reusable items going to landfill and re-use them to help those in need by providing good quality second-hand furniture and household items at affordable prices.
Essex Home Composting Scheme
Essex County Council has teamed up with getcomposting.com to provide reduced priced environmental products such as home compost bins, water butts and more.
British Heart Foundation
Over 170 Furniture and Electrical stores across the UK selling sofas, dining sets, beds and more. Pop down to your local store today and find a bargain.
Keep It Clear Campaign
Keep Household waste out of the drains