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Halls Reuse Campaign: Donate your unwanted items when you move out!


7 August 2015

Don’t throw away your unwanted items when you leave. Why not donate them to the Halls Reuse Campaign 2015? Last year we collected all unwanted items and a number were passed on to new residents moving into halls the following September!

  • Clean crockery, pans, kitchenware and crockery
  • Clean bedding and towels – duvets, pillows, bed linen, towels
  • Clothes airers/laundry baskets
  • Suitcases, bags etc
  • Stationery
  • Small electrical items
  • Unopened non-perishable food items
  • Toiletries, detergents etc – partially full bottles are most welcome

Please do not leave any items in your rooms when you move out as you will be charged for these.

Ask at Reception at France House, Westfield Way, Mile End Campus if you need any additional bags for collection.

Bring any donations to the drop off points at the locations and times listed below. Please note, for Mile End campus we cannot accept donations outside of these drop off times. If you cannot make these times, please see if you can pass items to a friend to drop off.

Mile End Campus, Residences Marquee, Outside the Curve:

Date to drop off items Time to drop off items
Monday 18th May 12.00 - 14.00
Wednesday 20th May 11.00 - 15.00
Friday 22nd May 11.00 - 15.00
Wednesday 27th May 11.00 - 15.00
Friday 29th May 11.00 - 15.00
Monday 1st June 11.00 - 15.00
Wednesday 3rd June 11.00 - 15.00
Friday 5th June 11.00 - 15.00
Saturday 6th June 11.00 - 15.00
Sunday 7th June 11.00 - 15.00

Dawson Hall, Charterhouse Square:
Please drop items off in the ironing rooms on each floor.

Floyer Hall, Whitechapel Campus:
Please drop of items outside the Site Manager’s Office at Floyer Hall from 18th May onwards.

Where the items will go..

The items will be distributed by the London Reuse Network and sent to charities for the items to be reused by people who need them. This way, they reduce the overall amount of waste sent to landfill, and energy used for recycling.  London Reuse Network work with a large network of charities and reuse businesses including Bikeworks, give2give, and the Vine Project.

If you have any questions about the Reuse campaign and what you can donate, please email sustainability@qmul.ac.uk




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