Our vision

SHRUB Swap & Reuse Hub is a community-led co-operative working for a world without waste.

Our Purpose

  1. To provide a welcoming space for rethinking our relationship to waste, reducing consumption and developing effective use of resources
  2. To support community empowerment in Edinburgh, learning and sharing skills to make a practical difference to the world we share
  3. To deliver innovative waste prevention, creative reuse and repair practices in a living laboratory of Circular Economy

Our values

  • We value inclusivity and work with others to provide a welcoming community for all
  • We act with integrity and strive to be sustainable in everything we do
  • We live by co-operative values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

Our constitution and Policies are available on this page for you to read through, please feel free to ask questions about anything you would like more information or you do not understand.

Our Constitution

SHRUB Cooperative Constitution

Our Policies

Privacy Policy

Safer Spaces Policy

Meetings Policy

Working Groups Policy

Space Use Policy

Membership Policy

Training Policy

Volunteer Agreement

Other Documents We Rely On

International Co-operative Principles