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29 Oct 2008 00:00 by Jet48 Star rating in Estepona / Great Yar.... 106 posts Send private message

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I don't know if this subject has been raised before. In my local area in Norfolk we have a website called Freecycle. People wishing to dispose of items OFFER them Free on this site, Anyone requiring an item will  advertise on this site as WANTED and if succesful obtain the items for Free.In this way good usable items are not just thrown away but recycled.

 Eye on Spain has a classified Ads section, Would a Freecycle section work on here, whereby people can post for items they wish to donate or items wanted, giving a rough location of the area they live in.
What do other members think?


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29 Oct 2008 18:25 by jayce Star rating. 80 posts Send private message

Brilliant idea,hope it's taken up.....



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29 Oct 2008 19:05 by www.costadelazaharbuilders.co.nr Star rating in oliva costa blanca. 38 posts Send private message

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This looks like a great idea hope that it works for you.



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29 Oct 2008 19:33 by Kev K Star rating in Cork, Ireland, Olivi.... 141 posts Send private message

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Sounds Good

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30 Oct 2008 07:53 by whistler Star rating. 76 posts Send private message

Sounds good.....Anyone got any old classic cars they want to re-cycle?



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30 Oct 2008 08:44 by Ricman Star rating in Hellin, Castilla La .... 104 posts Send private message

We think its a brilliant idea.  We hope Justin and his team think so too.

By the way......anyone got a ferrari they wish to recycle?  Will collect from any area in Spain......



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30 Oct 2008 14:48 by hobby Star rating in Hertfordshire/Estepo.... 155 posts Send private message

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We have Freecycle here in Herts too and it does work very well, we've donated a lot of things to people who need them, tv's, sofas, clothes, toys, audio equipment etc. The people who collect them are quite often setting up home for the first time with not enough spare cash to buy new or even second hand so its always gratefully received.  Its also a good way to prevent landfill sites being overloaded unnecessarily with things that are perfectly ok just not needed any more.  The question is, would members be prepared to travel quite long distances in some cases for something that by the time theyve paid for petrol would possibly make it a pricey aquisition?
Still a good idea though.
Jackie



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