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Brits call for more ‘on the go’ can recycling facilities 7250 8333 PedroUK

Brits call for more ‘on the go’ can recycling facilities

Survey finds on-street facilities the most in-demand As our habit for consuming ‘on-the-go’ food and drink continues to rise, research conducted by Every Can Counts has highlighted that 60% of consumers are calling for more can recycling facilities on the street, while 56% would like to see more on beach fronts, and 51% are calling…

Friends of Wombwell Park win Green Can Award 2560 1704 PedroUK

Friends of Wombwell Park win Green Can Award

The hard efforts of a Barnsley based community group has resulted in worthy recognition; the ‘Friends of Wombwell Park’ have been awarded a Green Can Award for the steps they have taken to introduce recycling facilities to Wombwell Park.  Previously there were no recycling bins anywhere in Wombwell Park and park users had to dispose…

In 2020: Be More Like Bangor University 2560 1707 PedroUK

In 2020: Be More Like Bangor University

The beginning of a new year is an exciting time, full of resolutions to make better choices. During this month we will share some inspiring stories of those who are making a positive difference already. In 2019, Bangor University in Wales partnered with Every Can Counts to improve on-site can recycling facilities for its 11,000…

In 2020, Be More Like: Ecosurety 1600 1200 PedroUK

In 2020, Be More Like: Ecosurety

The beginning of a new year is an exciting time, full of resolutions to make better choices. During this month we will share some inspiring stories of those who are making a positive difference already. Let us introduce Ecosurety, a leading producer responsibility compliance scheme investing in quality recycling for packaging, WEEE and batteries in…

In 2020, Be More Like: Kent Police East Division’s Green Guardians 2560 1704 PedroUK

In 2020, Be More Like: Kent Police East Division’s Green Guardians

The beginning of a new year is an exciting time, full of resolutions to make better choices. During this month we will share some inspiring stories of those who are making a positive difference already. Our first source of inspiration is the Kent Police East Division’s ‘Green Guardians’ team. The team wanted to raise awareness…

Every Can Counts celebrates its partnership with Beach Guardian 1920 1080 PedroUK

Every Can Counts celebrates its partnership with Beach Guardian

One of the most beautiful locations in the UK, Cornwall is almost entirely surrounded by the Atlantic, a magnificent coastline of some 300 miles.  Boasting spectacular beaches and captivating fishing harbours, the surf provides a natural playground for locals and holidaymakers.  And amongst the Cornish cream teas and surfboards, we find Beach Guardian. Beach Guardian…

Celebrating 10 Years of Every Can Counts 2000 666 PedroUK

Celebrating 10 Years of Every Can Counts

Every Can Counts is celebrating its 10th Birthday and a decade of continued growth and success! In 2008 research by the Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) found that at least 30% of the drink cans sold in the UK were consumed ‘on the go’ or away from home. With that in mind, drink can makers…

Reflecting on a Sustainable Summer 2560 1920 PedroUK

Reflecting on a Sustainable Summer

The growing demand for festivals to go plastics-free this summer led to a significant rise in the interest in the drink can recycling programme, Every Can Counts. Festivals are big business, and the UK has gained a reputation for hosting a diverse calendar of events large and small.  However, organisers are under significant pressure to…

Freshney Place Shopping Centre extends partnership with Every Can Counts 2560 1703 PedroUK

Freshney Place Shopping Centre extends partnership with Every Can Counts

Freshney Place shopping centre is delighted to be extending its partnership with Every Can Counts (ECC) following the popularity of the bins which were installed in 2018 as part of Freshney Place’s Green Grimsby campaign. Green Grimsby, of which ECC was an official partner, aimed to highlight the town’s reputation as the renewable energy capital…