Allotments Save Pounds and Carbon with Recipro

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Recipro provide all sorts of materials for allotments and community gardens

The below case studies demonstrate how local community garden and allotment projects have benefitted through using surplus building materials from their local ReciproCity Centre.

Newton Park Allotments:

*Estimated Savings: £1190
*1088kg materials diverted from the waste stream
*898kg of carbon saved

Newton Park purchased CLD Mesh Fencing from ReciproCity Wirral to improve the security of their allotments. They also purchased paving stones.

Hoylake Allotments:

*Estimated Savings: £450
*1279kg materials diverted from the waste stream
*512kg of carbon saved

Hoylake Allotments were able to purchase a variety of materials from ReciproCity Wirral,
including grow bags, paving stones, tools, kitchen and storage units.

Any community project, school, charity, college or allotment can purchase materials from a ReciproCity.  Materials currently in stock include kitchen units, paving slabs, plumbing, ironmongery and much more!

For more information, please contact wirral@recipro-city.com or call 0844 225 3000

ReciproCity Wirral is a building material reuse centre based in Wallasey, Wirral.  The Recipro Managed Service procures materials for the centre via main contractors and suppliers into the construction industry, allowing them to reduce waste and carbon, and provide community benefit at the same time.

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