Terracycle collection point

The Mix is a Terracycle collection point for crisp packets and biscuit wrappers. From July 2019 we’re now also collecting chocolate bar wrappers, chocolate and sweet bags and multipack outer packaging, having signed up to Terracycle’s new confectionery recycling programme. Terracycle specialise in recycling hard-to-recycle waste, more about what they can recycle and where it…

Sesi Refills

In The Mix you can refill your own containers with Sesi washing up liquid, laundry liquid, fabric conditioner, hand soap, white vinegar for cleaning, surface cleaner and rinse aid. Re-using bottles reduces the amount of plastic in the waste stream and saves the energy spent in manufacturing or recycling.¬†SESI products are vegan, biodegradable, cruelty free,…

Repair Cafe

On the first Saturday morning of every month we have volunteer fixers ready to help you repair household and electrical items. As well as welcoming anyone popping in with things for fixing we collect broken or unwanted electrical items to repair and sell on second-hand to reduce the amount ending up in landfill.¬† For more…

Resource Bank

We have all kinds of resources available in The Mix; glass jars and screw top bottles for jam makers and home brewers, fabrics, beads, wools, ribbons, boxes, bottle tops, juice cartons, pots, etc. There is also an ideas file to give you inspiration on how any of these can be given a new lease of…