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Grindsmith

…for serving delicious coffee to those in need of a caffeine fix, and others who want to relax in their comfortable venues, Behind the tasty beverages is a dedicated team who care about sustainability from seed to cup.

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Gronn Eco Salon, Bury

Rachael started her career in hairdressing at the age of 17 in Bury, and has worked all over Greater Manchester in the hair and beauty industry for the last 26 years. When she decided to take the leap and open her own salon, it felt right to return to Bury. “I wanted to run a salon in the kindest way I could, for the planet, for animals, for everyone. It came from my core values really; it’s just an extension of that”.

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Seastraw is a Manchester-based campaign

Working with pubs, bars, restaurants and other businesses using disposable food items

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Envirolution Festival

Envirolution is a volunteer-led, one-day festival held annually at Platt Fields Park in Fallowfield. A shining example of how large-scale events and festivals can be single-use plastic free and offer excellent food, drink, activities and entertainment.

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M20 Refills

Manchester’s first ‘milkman style’ zero waste home delivery service. The service delivers eco-friendly cleaning products and toiletries in reusable glass bottles, and a range of reduced packaging products including bamboo toothbrushes in a simple cardboard packet and beeswax food wraps (a plastic-free alternative to clingfilm).

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Primroses in woodland
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The IGNITION project: How support for greenspace has increased during Covid-19 pandemic

The multiple and immensely negative impacts of the COVID-19 crisis are felt almost everywhere and at all times. When the IGNITION project started in 2019, nobody could have imagined the pandemic starting in early 2020.

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Events

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Latest Past Events

COP26 North West Power to the People: Enabling a Smart Energy Transition

Escape to Freight Island Escape to Freight Island, Mayfield Depot, 11 Baring St,, Manchester

Tuesday 9 November 2021 Escape to Freight Island, Mayfield Depot, 11 Baring St, Manchester, M1 2PZ  Main programme 9.30-13.30 Smart talk sessions 13.30 -15.00 The North West has long been […]

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