The household recycling campaigns were carried out in areas where there were families with low income levels. As it has been shown that recycling tends to be low in these areas. This is because residents struggle to prioritise waste reduction and recycling in their lives.
All of the campaigns were developed by working closely with the communities involved. Leaflets and events were developed following feedback form residents, This made sure that they were relevant and appealed to the community.
The three campaigns carried out under this theme were:
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To view pdfs of campaign materials and case studies please click on the links below:
The LIFE+ Up & Forward project was delivered by Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA). If you would like more information on recycling in Greater Manchester take a look at the Recycle for Greater Manchester website.