The EVOC Red Book

The online directory to find third sector Organisations, and their services across Edinburgh

IMPORTANT

Directory of local groups/projects who are offering specific support during the current COVID-19 pandemic »

In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

Organisation Details

Address 7 Corunna Place, Leith
City/County EDINBURGH
Post Code EH6 5JG
Locality North East 
Telephone 0845 691 7795
Website http://www.stirnetwork.com
Email info@stirnetwork.com
Activities
  • Arts and Culture
  • Education/Learning/Training
  • Environment/Recycling
Description

STIRnetwork is a social enterprise that was founded in Edinburgh in 2003, S.T.I.R. is short for SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY, INFORMATION & RESEARCH. STIRnetwork is a not-for-profit social enterprise, that functions as a network of micro-businesses working together in pursuit of common objectives. The currently active micro-businesses are: STIRgrafik, STIRart, Ceilidh Connections and STIRwood.

The ethos of ZERO WASTE is the aspiration which underpins all of the STIRnetwork projects:

STIRart
Encourages the use of waste, scrap and recycled materials in the pursuit of artistic endeavours.

STIRgrafik
Actively promoting paper-free solutions and the use of recycled materials, in both their design work, and their operational and administrative output.

STIRwood
Collects waste wood from business and public sector organizations and recycles it into high value, hand-made wooden products which are then put on sale through the WASTE Innovations eco-portal in St. Mary's Street, Edinburgh.

STIR-ing summation
STIR is a proactive network that assists businesses to adopt innovative recycling practices for the benefit of both the local community and the environment.

Location

Services

Name Telephone Cost Actions
ECo-ads 0845 691 7795 More info »
GENESIS Innovations More info »
Kilcheran More info »
Recycle With Us 0845 691 7795 More info »
STIRart 0845 691 7795 More info »
STIRgrafik 0845 691 7795 More info »
STIRwood More info »
WASTE Innovations More info »