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 Edinburgh Flats Waste and Recycling Survey

Edinburgh flat residents’ views sought on on-street recycling bins

Posted in News | 21 Sep 2017

Householders living in flats in Edinburgh are being asked for their views on the shared on-street bins used to collect rubbish and recycling in a survey carried out by Changeworks. The results of this consultation...

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Figure 1: Example EPC Ratings for energy efficiency and environmental impact

Understanding Energy Performance Certificates

Posted in Blog | 17 Aug 2017

What is an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)?

Much like the multi-coloured sticker found on your new fridge freezer or similar appliance, an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) provides an Energy Efficiency (EE) rating for a building by applying a scale between 1-100 from G (very...

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EFQM Committed to Excellence 2 star award

Changeworks’ awarded Committed to Excellence stars

Posted in News | 27 Jun 2017

Changeworks was awarded the European Foundation for Quality Management Committed to Excellence 2 Stars at the Scottish Awards for Business Excellence 2017.

Liz Partington, Changeworks’ Deputy Chief Executive said, “In our 30th year we are continuing our journey to...

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Upcoming events

Waste Less Save More Workshop

2pm-4pm, Wednesday 27 September 2017

Are you a Port of Leith Housing Association resident? Come along to our free, interactive workshop and find out how to save money on your food shopping and reduce food waste. You could save £460 a year!

During the demo we will cover:

  • Planning
  • Portioning
  • ...

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Learning for sustainability CPD

1:30pm-3:30pm, Friday 3 November 2017

A Continuing Professional Development (CPD) workshop for primary, secondary and special school staff in Edinburgh who wish to know more about Learning for Sustainability and how to creatively incorporate the waste or eco agenda into cross-curricular learning.

  • Increase your awareness
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