Low carbon living at home

  • Battery recycling: advice fromRebat run by the British Battery Manufacturing Association.
  • Food waste - stop it! Did you know that the average Briton throws away 1/3 of their food? The average household dumps £250-£400 worth of food each year. Food sent to landfill produces methane which is a very powerful contributor to climate change. Why not see what you can do to cut your food waste? It can be as simple as a bit of meal planning before going food shopping: do you really need the two-for-one offer?! Find out lots more tips at Love Food, Hate Waste
  • Recycling: advice on household recycling from Waste Aware Edinburgh which has details of recycling services in Edinburgh.