Running total September 2019
Accepted for repair – 424
Repaired – 263 (saved from landfill)
Percentage – 62%
Total amount of CO2 saved – 6.31 Tonnes
A very big thank you to all the volunteers for making this a terrific achievement.
And a special thanks to the maker of the gluten free brownies!
The next event is on 12th October 2019
This time it was an ornate carved wooden lamp which allegedly came out of East Germany as the Berlin wall was being completed. It needed a complete rewire and new lamp holder to make it safe.
Thanks to all the volunteers for another very successful day.
Accepted for repair – 65
Repaired – 46
Percentage – 71%
Running total (Feb to June)
Accepted for repair – 300
Repaired – 189 (saved from landfill)
Percentage – 63%
Total amount of CO2 saved – 4.536 tonnes = 36,000km – 22,500 miles which is almost equivalent to driving a standard family car round the world.