What is the Great Recovery?
RE-Make:Shift:Do – What will you make?
Join us for 2 days of hands on making: Un-lock the potential of acrylic off-cuts to create stunning jewellery, and try your hand at the RSA ReMake Challenge and get crafty with waste!Continue Reading
Sustaining Creativity: E-Waste “Tear-down”
The ‘circular economy’ describes a system in which every material is repurposed and recycled, or safely biodegraded into the environment. This workshop is part of a series exploring how to make this a reality in the creative industries.Continue Reading
The Great Recovery Report
This report covers the first 6 months of the Great Recovery project, including the circular network, workshops and teardown observations and recommendations.Continue Reading
Plastic – it’s a love/hate thing
On the 3rd November we gathered together a room full of experts in plastic, from a range of fields: recycling, design, science, engineering and sustainability. A series of short lectures from members of this group revealed some fascinating insights, motivations, ideas, problems in plastic innovation and sustainability.Continue Reading
Live or work in Scotland?
The Great Recovery and Zero Waste Scotland are working together to build new networks to explore the issues, investigate innovation gaps and incubate new partnerships for a circular economy in Scotland. Register for more information here.Continue Reading