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Welcome to Middlesbrough Environment City (MEC)

We work across Middlesbrough to promote healthy and sustainable living


MEC uses the One Planet Living (OPL) framework

Councillor Rostron

A welcome message from our Chairperson, Councillor Julia Rostron

Got a query you need help with. Contact our helpful staff here

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This will take you to a list of our current projects, including One Planet Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough Cycle Centre & Health and Growing Projects

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Slow Cooker Recall

Have you been on one of our slow cooker training sessions and received a slow cooker. Can you please see the details below to check if it needs replacing.   Tesco 3.0 Litre Slow Cooker Model number: SCSS12 / SCSS13 Units with batch code between 150501 and 151031.... read more


FREE training is available to help people use petrol-powered garden machinery safely and efficiently. The three-day course run by Middlesbrough Environment City mainly covers rotary mower, strimmer and hedge trimmer use and is aimed at amateur users, volunteers and... read more

‘Carbon Fast’ Lenten Sustainability Challenge!

If giving up your favourite chocolate, sweets or alcohol for Lent doesn’t quite seem to be enough, then why not try the Carbon Fast Sustainability Challenge? The One Planet Middlesbrough team have devised 6 weeks of simple daily green challenges, starting on Ash... read more

Middlesbrough Environment City is the trading name of Middlesbrough Environment City Trust Ltd. Registered Charity No. 1070131. Company limited by Guarantee Registration No 3386853