Localisation: Manchester (United Kingdom)

Population: 520,215 (2014)

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Watch your waste campaign in Manchester

Action leader(s)

Recycle for Greater Manchester

Summary

The action took place in Manchester (and the other 8 districts) in 2011. Recycle for Greater Manchester (R4GM) proposed to develop a watch your waste week event to promote awareness of waste prevention activities in order to encourage a change in behavior by showing how small changes can make a difference without the need to change lifestyle. The watch your waste week campaign would also be a celebration event of what has been achieved to date to reduce waste across Greater Manchester.