Have you seen this kit?
Sep26

Have you seen this kit?

Our Tenement Recycling Trial is underway with 2 collections already made.  Early days yet, however we have seen an increase in the volume of recycling materials.  The number of households getting involved as increased.  There has been a small amount of contamination as people learn what good recycling practice looks like. An especial thanks to neighbours at 68-70 High Street, many new participants and good quality recycling.  The kit...

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Good Neighbours Support Recycling Trial
Sep07

Good Neighbours Support Recycling Trial

Fyne Futures are launching a new pilot to understand how to improve recycling participation in tenement properties.  81 household in Central Rothesay will be provided with 4 different methods of recycling. Recognising that storage space and flights of stairs can make it difficult for people to get into recycling, the recycling team are working with residents to find solutions.  The 12 week pilot, which begins with first collection of...

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Inspire, Educate and Empower – Rothesay Joint Campus lead the way!
Jun03

Inspire, Educate and Empower – Rothesay Joint Campus lead the way!

In an imaginative collaboration, Rothesay Joint Campus have joined with Fyne Futures, to merge inter-disciplinary learning with Zero Waste Bute.  A full day of activities involved teachers and learners that contained serious learning across a number of subjects and explored the issue of sustainable waste management. Before of the big day XL pupils will created a photo story of litter ‘hotspots’. Pupils from Secondary 1 began the day...

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Recycling Services
May04

Recycling Services

Thank you so much for participating!  We have received many enquirers asking about new recycling calendars for 2016-2017.  Unfortunately with the forthcoming changes to landfill bin collection, we are unable to go to print on new calendars.  However, we are following the same rotation as last year. Here’s a reminder of where and when householder collection services occur Ardbeg/Port Bannatyne route is today, 4th May 2016 and...

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ReStyle Argyll
Mar17

ReStyle Argyll

The Reuse and Repair Hub project will be led by Fyne Futures who will operate the Re-use and Repair Hub on Bute with Spokes based with ReJig in Islay, GRAB Trust, Lori in Oban and Kintyre Recycling in Campbelltown.  A Co-owned Webstore Model will be developed to expand and raise the profile of materials available and increase customer access. This is an exciting project which will see the partners train people in furniture...

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