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Clean debris from the church to be built in Scotland

September 26 2008
12:42

Residents of the Scottish city of Glasgow offered to contribute to the creation of a new environmentally friendly church. To do this sacrifice for its building empty beer cans, tires or other debris.
With such a request to the priest asked parishioners of the Church of Scotland Reverend Christopher Rowe - he decided to build a temple exclusively from recycled materials.
"There are many things that could be used in this project. Old tin cans of drinks, soil, wood, old tires, stones from the demolished buildings, car windscreens - the list is endless, "- said the Rev. Christopher Rowe.
According to him, when he guided the drafting of the fact that the funds collected will go entirely to the construction, not "in the pocket of large construction companies, as it usually is.
Scottish climate protection fund has allocated about 43 thousand pounds sterling to study ways of construction and maintenance of an unusual building.
Erection of new church is planned in the rich green area on one of the highest points in Glasgow, five kilometers from the city center.

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