Pledge your commitment to improving Hampshire’s recycling habits. If each of us do our bit, and most importantly, do it right, we can ensure that every action and every item makes a real difference.
1 billion Christmas cards end up in the bin, when they could be recycled.
80,000 tonnes of aluminium in the UK each year, that’s enough to make 150 aeroplanes.
rubbish bins would be needed in Winchester, if we only recycled all of our cans.
in the UK throws away 6 trees worth of paper a year, that’s 260,000 trees wasted by Winchester residents alone.
over 8 million tonnes of plastic ends up in our oceans.
recycled aluminium can saves enough energy to run a TV for three hours - that’s ⅓ of the new Stranger Things season.