Tag Archive: Green

Feb 22

CIWM NGG Group North West, Site Visit – Gowy Landfill and Composting Facility

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Tweet NGG North West Site Visit CIWM organised a site visit for the New Generation Group in the North West today and I was lucky enough to have replied early and got a place (ten on the reserve list). Daydreaming on the M6 I unfortunately was daydreaming a bit on the motorway and missed the …

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Jan 17

Local Environmental Vids

Tweet Today I ordered a camcorder from Amazon (Kodak Zi8 HD Pocket Video Camera – Black). I really wanted to buy a second hand or reconditioned one but the price difference was so small (they were 1/2 price) I thought I would rather get a new one which I know works 100% with a full …

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Dec 01

40,000 Christmas Trees

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Tweet 40,000 Christmas trees are passing through New Smithfield market this year, right in front of the offices where I work! The guy who sells them is the biggest real Christmas tree wholesaler in Manchester and sells to other wholesalers – and also to some of my colleagues!! The question which has been bugging me …

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Oct 30

Envirolution: Pollution – Solution – Evolution

Tweet Envirolution at the Contact theatre, Manchester, today. I was there with Nicola on the EMERGE stand and pleanty of people were asking us about EMERGE and Fareshare. There was a workshop on Windowfarms http://www.windowfarms.org/which was very interesting and I may have to try this out. I had a go on the FOE smoothie making …

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