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Topic: Reduce and Reuse Hub - 4th November 2023
Posted by: Zahra Shah
Date/Time: 19/10/23 17:52:00

The Acton Market Reduce and Recycle Hub is returning on Saturday 4th November from 10am to 3pm, on the Mount in Acton.

Since October  2022 we have achieved;

• 408kg of unwanted clothes and shoes saved from landfill by Traid, which reduced carbon emissions (CO2) by 8.15 tonnes and water savings of 649m3.

• 100 kgs of small electrical items collected which will be recycled.

• 3kg of pens recycled

• Taught Clothes Repair

• Repaired kitchen and garden tools

• Promoted watch repair services on site

• Swapped and rehomed over 297 fiction and non-fiction books

• Promoted clothing traders onsite selling, returns , seconds and preloved accessories

This month at the hub Acton Residents will be able to;


Bring along your old and unloved:
• Clothing, Shoes, Small electrical appliances for donation to TRAID

• Laptops for donation to the Fixing Factory

• How you can increase your household recycling with ActforEaling -

• Pens and writing instruments

• Toothbrushes and other dental items


• Learning to fix your Clothes with Ealing Repair Cafι

• Get your Bikes checked with Dr Bike (2 pm-5 pm)


• Shop at our pre-loved traders or with our stall holders many who sell returns and seconds from the high street at a reduced price choose from sportswear, womenswear and menswear.

• Book Swap – Bring a book and take a book, with Churchfield Community Association!

• Learn to make draft excluders from old jeans

You can find out more at

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