VIDEOS

About Reuse, Recycling and the Circular Economy

EC explanation of circular economy

Short animation explaining circular economy from the European Commission.

Ellen MacArthur: The Circular Economy Imperative

Dame Ellen MacArthur explains the idea of a circular economy, its benefits and why we must begin to transition towards it.

Story of Stuff

A 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption

How can I reuse?

Eamon Ryan TD shares how his family engages in reuse everyday.

JP from The Riptide Movement shares what he does in the band to repair and reuse.

Gerry from The Riptide Movement shares how neighbours can engage in reuse activities.

Clodagh shares a creative way she reuses by avoiding plastic use when going to the shop.

See the Learn page for tips on reuse At Home.

Ali shares how she reuses and plans to reuse more At Home during Reuse Month.

Check out the Irish Charity Shops Association to find a charity shop near you.

Check out the Learn page for tips on how to reuse At Work.

Sharon describes how she used Repair My Stuff directory to fix furniture.

Check out the Repair My Stuff directory for local resources.

Check out the Learn page for tips on how to reuse At Play/Outdoors.

Some inspirational reuse ideas from Una if you are planning a home renovation.

Check out the Learn page for resources that can help you #ReuseEveryday.

Listen to Eimear's easy tip on how to always have a refillable option available while on the go.

Check out the Get Involved page for toolkits to support individuals, communities and businesses to #ReuseEveryday.

Maria shares what she does to #ReuseEveryday At Home, At Work, At Play.

Check out the Learn page and Get Involved page for tips, resources and easy steps to engage in #ReuseEveryday

Upcycling Inspiration

Upcycling Ideas

Upcycling videos developed by the three Regional Waste Management Offices

Fashion Upcycling Inspiration

Upcycling videos developed by the three Regional Waste Management Offices

Furniture Upcycling Projects

Upcycling videos developed by the three Regional Waste Management Offices

Homeware Upcycling Ideas

Upcycling videos developed by the three Regional Waste Management Offices

Clothes and Shoe Repair

Series of videos showcasing the range of businesses local in Roscommon Town that can help you repair, buy second hand, upcycle or reuse produced by The Environment Section of Roscommon County Council with the support of Local Enterprise Office Roscommon

Furniture Reuse

Series of videos showcasing the range of businesses local in Roscommon Town that can help you repair, buy second hand, upcycle or reuse produced by The Environment Section of Roscommon County Council with the support of Local Enterprise Office Roscommon

Household Appliance Repair

Series of videos showcasing the range of businesses local in Roscommon Town that can help you repair, buy second hand, upcycle or reuse produced by The Environment Section of Roscommon County Council with the support of Local Enterprise Office Roscommon

Shop Your Wardrobe Week 1

Series of videos with tips on how to reuse what you have in your wardrobe to help slow down the environmental impact of Fast Fashion. This week Lainey shows how to style one dress three ways and how to demote a dressy dress to casual wear. Produced in conjunction with Carlow County Council.

Shop Your Wardrobe Week 2

Series of videos with tips on how to reuse what you have in your wardrobe to help slow down the environmental impact of Fast Fashion. This week Lainey shows how to style your ‘good’ coat/jacket three different ways casually.  Produced in conjunction with Carlow County Council.

Shop Your Wardrobe Week 3

Series of videos with tips on how to reuse what you have in your wardrobe to help slow down the environmental impact of Fast Fashion. This week Lainey shows how to wear your pussy bow blouse three different ways and also how to create your own. Produced in conjunction with Carlow County Council.

Shop Your Wardrobe Week 4

Series of videos with tips on how to reuse what you have in your wardrobe to help slow down the environmental impact of Fast Fashion. This week Lainey shows you three different ways to style a Cape Jacket and how to upstyle your favourite shoes. Produced in conjunction with Carlow County Council.

About Reuse Organisations

Back2New Upcycling

Back2New works to achieve positive change in the lives of people in West Limerick and build local awareness of sustainability through upcycling.

Freetrade

FreeTrade Ireland is a unique public service allowing you to pass on and pick-up items free of charge.

FoodCloud Hubs

Iseult Ward & Aoibheann O’Brien explain how FoodCloud and FoodCloud Hubs are working together to maximise surplus food redistributed to charities in Ireland.

Recreate

Take a tour of the ReCreate Storehouse and the story of ReCreate, Irelands Creative Reuse project.

Rediscovery centre

The Rediscovery Centre is a creative space connecting people, ideas and resources.

Rediscovery Centre - ECO EYE

ECOEYE featuring the recycled paint programme at the Rediscovery Centre .

SMILE

SMILE helps you save money, reduce waste going to landfill and helps develop new business opportunities.

BabyMarket

The Baby Market run events around Ireland in which parents can buy and sell pre-loved baby, children and maternity goods.

Community Recycling Organisations

Boomerang Enterprises

Boomerang is a Social Enterprise in Cork stripping mattresses so that the materials can be reused or recycled

Bryson Recycling - 25th Anniversary

Bryson started recycling in 1993 and is now the largest social enterprise recycler in the UK. Watch this video to find out more about our journey so far and our vision for the future.

Bryson Recycling

Video for children explaining how to recycle and why it is important.

Bryson Recycling

Watch this video to find out more about Bryson Recycling’s innovative approach to recycling.

Reuse Standards & Social Impacts (CRNI videos)

Re-Mark

Re-Mark, Ireland’s Re-Use Quality Standard of Excellence was established to address consumer concerns about the quality and safety of reused
goods.

Inclusive communities

Created for CRNI, this video video explores the stories of three people working with our members and the impact of this work on their lives, and on the community.

Reuse Month

Rosemary Mac Cabe shows how easy it is to incorporate reuse in your everyday life
Reuse Month 2018

Video created by the three Regional Waste Management Offices for National Reuse Month with the Irish Charity Shops Association.

Launch of National Reuse Month 2018. Reuse Everyday, At Home, At Work, At Play

At Rummage, an upcycling and second hand store in Roscommon town. Video created as part of National Reuse Month, an initiative of the three Regional Waste Management Offices.

National Reuse Month is a waste prevention initiative to raise awareness about the economic and environmental benefits of reusing everyday items

Reuse Month 2016

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