Entries by Dann Hanks

Staff at Nethybridge Hotel win national recycling award

Recycling-savvy staff at the Inverness-based Nethybridge Hotel have been hailed recycling champions following their work with drinks can recycling programme Every Can Counts. The team of 40 staff, who have been on board with the recycling scheme since 2015, have been awarded a national Green Can Award for successfully introducing drinks can recycling at the […]

Top tips for office recycling

By setting up a can recycling scheme you not only help reduce the amount of waste heading to landfill, but also contribute to your office’s sustainability credentials. To help get you started we’ve pulled together some handy hints on how best to set up your own can recycling campaign: Identify a recycling champion/s in the […]

KAnival Krush – making Every Can Count at the Notting Hill Carnival

For two days every summer more than 1 million visitors descend on the streets of Notting Hill in London for the Notting Hill Carnival.  It’s seen as one of Europe’s biggest street parties – with live music and a colourful procession through the streets.  But all those visitors generate a lot of waste, and that […]

The retail whitepaper

Last year we identified the retail sector as a huge opportunity in terms of drinks can recycling. Shopping centres are a perfect outlet for encouraging more beverage can recycling: They have multiple locations selling canned drinks, consumers spend a long period of dwell time in them and will often consume drinks during their visit, they […]

Are recycling behaviours changing in the retail sector?

For every retail store in every shopping centre, getting punters through the door and selling them as many items as possible is the main goal. Recycling isn’t necessarily the main concern, but our retail whitepaper, which takes an in-depth look at how our recycling programme is helping shopping centres achieve sustainability targets, brings to light […]