Hire DVDs, videos and computer games rather than buying new ones. Many libraries also have CDs to borrow.
Original versions of these items can be donated to most charity shops See Charity Shops , sold at car boot sales or in second-hand music shops. See Sort It (W: www.recycleforscotland.com) or the Yellow Pages (W: www.yell.com) for a list of second-hand music shops in your area.
Original version CDs, DVDs, tapes and videos are accepted at The British Heart Foundation (BHF) Book Recycling Points at the Edinburgh, Midlothian and Scottish Borders Community Recycling Centres (CRCs). See Community Recycling Centres.
CDs can be donated to The Music Library. Please check with them first:
9 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EG, T: 0131 242 8054, E: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Waste Innovations (Kilcheran) accept records for arts projects:
Old CDs and DVDs can be hung up in your garden, allotment or balcony to deter birds from your seedlings and fruit bushes etc.