Consider and Be Considerate
Jan17

Consider and Be Considerate

Moving Towards a Zero Waste Bute is an ambitious plan to benefit our community with improved amenity, reduced costs and sustainable jobs.  There have. over the last year. been many rewarding moments which have been shared through this blog and other media along the way.  Recycling rates are up 30%, reuse in business and domestic settings has become part of how we think with many tonnes diverted back into our community, and sharing...

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Weather Warning!
Dec23

Weather Warning!

  Storm Barbara has arrived but that doesn’t stop our Zero Waste Heroes.  Our crews will be out and about today collecting from kerbsides from Glenburn Road into Guildford Square and all households in between.  They will also be servicing the multi-user bring sites around the island.  Give them a wave as they pass! When presenting your blue bin and green bag, please consider placing your green bag on top of the paper and...

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Happy Halloween
Oct31

Happy Halloween

Wishing all our customers a very Happy Halloween from Fyne Futures.

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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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The Pass It On Habit!
May05

The Pass It On Habit!

There is a technical thought process to achieving #zerowastebute – the waste hierarchy is designed to help us pause and think about how we should deal with the resources in front of us. Step 1: reduce the amount of resources we use Step 2: reuse as much as we can Step 3: recycle material Step 4: recover as much material as possible Step 5: well let’s avoid that if possible De-cluttering, spring cleaning, gutting oot!...

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