Please note many members of our are closed to the public until 8th June or later, when it is possible for them to resume services. Please check directly with the members listed below for re-opening plans or see here for what you can do to help contribute to a just and inclusive Circular transition in the meantime.
In Ireland, we dispose of over 22,000 of non-recyclable take out coffee cups every hour. Bring your own reusable cup to a cafe participating in the Conscious Cup Campaign for a discount or other rewards. Find your nearest conscious cafe here.
Buy charity shop clothing, shoes, accessories and books / media via the online platform Thriftify.
Buy 100% redesigned and repurposed clothing, accessories and homeware ranges from Dublin based Rediscover Fashion.
Buy recycled and reblended paint from Rediscover paint the Rediscovery Centre Eco Store in Dublin for €1 per 1 Litre. Please note they do not accept paint for recycling.
Buy surplus paint from East Belfast Mission through their Restores in Belfast.
Donate to or buy bicycles from East Belfast Mission through their Restores in Belfast.
Buy a reconditioned or rebuilt bicycle from Rediscover Cycling in the Rediscovery Centre Eco Store in Dublin. Please note they do not accept bicycles for repair or reuse.
RecycleIT is the only electrical, electronic and metal recycling service offering kerbside, door to door and organisational recycling collections in Dublin, Kildare and Wicklow. In addition to TV’s, monitors, laptops and servers, appliances and toys can also be recycled.
Bryson Recycling delivers high quality, efficient and cost effective recycling services including kerbside collection for over 170,000 households in Northern Ireland (see here for locations) and recycling centres in Donegal (see here for details).
Many workshops are postponed or on hold until it is possible to resume services. Please check directly with the members listed below for re-opening plans or see here for online workshops and inspiration.
Learn more about upcycling and repair of fashion, furniture and bicycles through the Rediscovery Centre’s courses. The Rediscovery Centre also offers workshops designed for community groups and libraries – find out more here
Learn how to upcycle, sew and repair clothes through classes with Sustainable Fashion Dublin.
Offer or swap skills on exchange platform WeShare.
Many physical events are postponed or on hold until it is possible to resume services. Please check directly with the members listed below before visiting for re-opening plans.
Keep an eye on CRNI’s events page for all member events including a suite of online events during lockdown.
Sustainable Fashion Dublin runs swapshops and other events where you can learn more about sustainable fashion.