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    GhostHunter
    Bottle top & other convert to cah scemes?
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    • 24th Aug 06, 12:04 PM
    Bottle top & other convert to cah scemes? 24th Aug 06 at 12:04 PM
    Hello

    Not sure if this is the right place?

    I am looking for places that appeal for items such as bottle tops (mainly plastic) and other recyclable bits that the charity can convert to cash for fundraising.

    There used to be a scheme near me that did this with plastic bottle tops but I recently went to drop off my carrier bag full to find they have stopped collecting them.

    Naturally I dont just want to waste an opportunity by throwing them away as we do seem to collect quite a few in a week and I now find I automatically put it in the collection cup instead of the bin when the bottles are empty.

    Our local council has supplied us with a green recycle bin which we manage to fill within 24 hrs of them emptying it (we are desparate for another 1 at least!) and the rest ends up in carrier bags which they wont take as extra so we take them to the supermarket and use the recycle units there or at the park when we walk the dog.

    Any ideas?

    Thanks

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    Last edited by MSE Deborah; 09-09-2008 at 7:36 PM.
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