Reuse, repair and refill (zero waste) hubs

  • donate items you don’t need
  • take items you do
  • repair your items for free
  • refill and repeat

Zero Waste Hubs are delivered in partnership with Forest Recycling Project and Hackney Fixers.

What can I donate?

You can donate just about anything:

  • garden tools, items and plants
  • household items and kitchenware
  • books and toys
  • bikes and accessories
  • clothes and textiles
  • bric-a-brac, arts and crafts
  • small furniture, mirrors and frames
  • small electrical items and tools

VHS tapes, CDs and DVDs, large furniture including mattresses and white goods won’t be accepted. All small electrical goods will be safety tested on the day.

Clothes and accessories and shoes must be clean, wearable and undamaged.

What can I repair?

You can repair:

  • electrical items
  • bicycles
  • textiles

What can I refill?

You can refill:

  • food and drinks
  • detergents
  • toiletries

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Page updated on: 5 November 2021

Hackney Recycling


Hackney Service Centre
1 Hillman Street
E8 1DY


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