Tag Archive for 'prevent waste'

Guernsey’s Culture & Leisure Dept has 11 rolls of carpet to give away

September 11th, 2014 by Richard Lord

The States of Guernsey Culture and Leisure Department has about 800 square metres of carpet consisting of 11 rolls that it no longer needs. Most of the carpet is in good condition but two rolls are slightly damaged. Please call Colin Thorburn on 709705 to arrange to see the carpet if you would like to […]

Community spirit benefits from sharing resources

June 10th, 2012 by UC Berkeley

Reinforcing that the best things in life are free, a study from the University of California, Berkeley, shows that online free-exchange communities such as “Freecycle” and “Couchsurfing” foster greater team spirit among their members than do cash-for-goods websites. The results, published earlier this month in the journal Administrative Science Quarterly, may help explain why a […]