Latest Recycling

  • RecycleMap
    An online mapping information tool highlighting 'recycling in your area'.
  • Does it need to go to the tip?
    One man's rubbish is another's treasure. Plenty of what goes to land fill would be used by others.
  • EcoWidget
    A desktop tool that allows users to enter their ecological data and get back results.
  • How Green Is My Street
    A map showing street by street how much waste was recycled with rankings to encourage recycling.
  • The Living Green Scheme
    A website that tells you how green the area your live, or want to move into is.
  • How Green are we?
    National Comparison of Streets, Districts and Boroughs showing amount of recycling against that which is deposited in landfill sites.
  • GreenShare: Dump, Deal, or Donate
    Website that shows people where/how/when to dump, trade or give things away rather than littering the land, causing environmental problems.
  • What to recycle?
    A tool to help users decide what/where/whether to recycle, and be aware of the real cost (in terms of CO2)
  • PelletBase
    PelletBase provides a free forum for providers and consumers of carbon-neutral biomass for domestic and industrial heating to communicate.
  • How green is my 'hood?
    Green energy production by region, green initiatives on offer and maps of waste recycling services.
    Enter your journey and travel time, to get information on greener travel options.
  • GrowGreen
    A central resource to help people to live a greener lifestyle
  • National Carbon Reducer Help and Advice System
    A site that allows people to calculate their household carbon footprint, publish results and share ideas to help reduce it.
  • Submit Your Idea

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The Power of Information Taskforce is helping government become more open, transparent and effective through better use of published information.

This competition is asking for your help in developing better ways to publish the vast swathes of non-personal information that the government collects & creates on your behalf

Public data is your data. Tell us what you'd build with it and you could win £20k to develop your idea to the next level.

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  • Polluter Finder
    Find out about and act on pollution in your area - search by pollutant, name and location.
  • WhoKnowsWho
    A service where anyone can find the immediate connections of MPs and MEPs.
  • Free Car Checks
    Help consumers to avoid buying fraudulent or stolen cars
  • Responcity
    A service to allow ordinary people to find out who is responsible for anything from roads to dental regulation.

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