NHS Sustainability Day 2014

This week the NHS has been focusing its attentions on issues of sustainability, with yesterday marking the official NHS sustainability day. A day where the NHS’s efforts to promote and implement sustainable health care in their work place was showcased … Continue reading

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Published on: March 28, 2014

Every Can Counts For Macmillan

Vivienne Walker of Macmillan Cancer Support Hamilton Fundraising Committee talks about her involvement with the Every Can Counts Programme and how it has helped the charity so far. The Macmillan Cancer Support Fundraising Committee joined Every Can Counts in August … Continue reading

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Published on: March 13, 2014

Five Years Making Every Can Count

Every Can Counts celebrates its fifth birthday this month, and what a five years it has been! When the programme was launched back in 2009 by the then Minister for Waste, Every Can Counts  was a trial to test the … Continue reading

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Published on: March 7, 2014

NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS FOR THE RECYCLING CHAMPION

Making an extra effort to recycle in 2014 is one of the easiest and most impactful New Year’s resolutions you can make. The ‘new year, new me’ trend is in full swing at the moment and whilst there isn’t much … Continue reading

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Published on: January 6, 2014

A Letter to Father Christmas

Dear Father Christmas, Every Can Counts has been exceptionally well behaved this year. We’ve worked hard with great enthusiasm, helping schools, hospitals and businesses to recycle their drinks cans, reduce waste sent to landfill and of course, do their bit … Continue reading

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Published on: December 13, 2013

Can crushers encourage people to recycle ‘on the go’ in Scotland

Every Can Counts has launched a six month trial with Zero Waste Scotland to assist with the recycling and separation of waste at seven sites across the country in order to help the country work towards its Zero Waste ambitions. … Continue reading

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Published on: November 1, 2013

We can teach an old dog new tricks

Humans are inherently habitual creatures and while we may claim to be open to change, making permanent alterations to our daily routine is a big ask for anyone. Behavioural Change Communication strategies have long played a role in teasing people … Continue reading

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Published on: October 29, 2013

Let’s take recycling back to the classroom

The UK’s education sector has been turning out well-rounded, well-educated young people for decades, combining academic studies with the life lessons pupils need to succeed in the years after education. Preparing students for the wider world, means teaching them the … Continue reading

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Published on: October 3, 2013

Carlsberg Make Every Can Count This Summer

Alex Gencheva speaks on behalf of Carlsberg UK regarding its support for the Every Can Counts Campaign and ALUPRO, after her experience of the campaign in action at both Latitude and Leeds Festivals this summer. This summer, we (Carlsberg UK) … Continue reading

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Published on: September 20, 2013

How UK SMEs could save a fortune

It was reported recently that UK small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) were forecast to throw away nearly £463 million in landfill tax this year by failing to recycle. According to Veolia Environmental Services, who conducted the research, if recycling … Continue reading

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Published on: September 2, 2013