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Toothbrush Recycling Programme

Glasgow Eco Trust is taking part in the Terra Cycle UK oral care recycling programme for all oral care products and packaging including toothbrushes and empty toothpaste tubes

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Author: Neil Lovelock

Energy and Pedal Power

Check out our pedal powered generators which can be used to power a range of electrical appliances, the most popular of which is the blender to make pedal powered smoothies.

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Report environmental issues

You can report a range of environmental issues such as litter, dog fouling, graffiti, fly posting and fly tipping (illegally dumping waste) to the Glasgow City Council's Environmental Task Force by phone, email, online, via social media and your SmartPhone

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Author: Neil Lovelock

Scotstoun Stadium neighbourhood survey

Glasgow Eco Trust is working with local organisations on a neighbourhood survey about the impact of Scotstoun Stadium, the home of Glasgow Warriors, on the local community.

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Author: Neil Lovelock

Cycling in Glasgow MindMap

Glasgow Eco Trust has put together this online MindMap about everything 'cycling' in the G postcode area.

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Author: Neil Lovelock

Local Area Stakeholder MindMap

Glasgow Eco Trust has compiled this MindMap of local stakeholders in the Ward 13 Garscadden/Scotstounhill and Ward 12 Victoria Park areas of Glasgow. This includes the neighbourhoods of Yoker, Scotstoun, Knightswood, Whiteinch, Thornwood, Broomhill and Jordanhill.

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Author: Neil Lovelock

Our impact

840

donated bikes refurbished and sold on in the past 5 years

1143

hours of time contributed by 83 volunteers in 2017/18

686

pedal powered smoothies made since April 2018

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Latest News

  • Glasgow Low Emission Zone comes into force

    Scotland's first ever Low Emission Zone (LEZ) came into force from 1 January 2019 in Glasgow City Centre . The LEZ is an important milestone for improving air quality. Read more

  • Active Nation Commissioner appointed

    Former professional mountain bike rider and co-founder of the Adventure Syndicate, Lee Craigie, has been appointed as the new Active Nation Commissioner for Scotland. Read more

  • Connecting Glasgow report published

    Glasgow Connectivity Commission recently published Connecting Glasgow - Creating an Inclusive, Thriving, Liveable City, which is the first of two reports it is scheduled to publish. Read more

Latest events

  • Led cycle ride 16 Feb

    Glasgow Eco Trust led cycle rides for adults as part of our Active Travel programme. The rides are open to anyone over 18 but aimed at people who are looking to improve their cycling and want to explore the local area. Read more

  • Play Together on Pedals 17 Feb

    Play Together On Pedals free 2 hour drop-in session.  Bikes and helmets are provided and your child will be supported to have fun learning to ride a bike.  Read more

  • Led cycle ride 19 Feb

    Glasgow Eco Trust led cycle rides for adults as part of our Active Travel programme. The rides are open to anyone over 18 but aimed at people who are looking to improve their cycling and want to explore the local area. Read more

  • Garden volunteer session 19 Feb

    Glasgow Eco Trust six week drop-in volunteer session at the Heart of Scotstoun Community Centre Green Garden Project. Read more