URGES RECYCLING COUP
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[ June 21st 2004 ]
and TV personality Nell McAndrew teamed up with
the UKís recycling organisations this week to
urge football fans to recycle during Euro 2004.
Recycling organisations WRAP (the Waste & Resources
Action Programme), SWAP (Save Waste and Prosper),
Waste Watch, British Glass, Alcan Aluminium Can
Recycling, Corus (steel cans recycling) and Recoup
are all backing the modelís plea to the nation.
English team progressed to the knock-out stage
of the tournament in Portugal, Nell said: "Around
20 million glass bottles and 20 million steel
and aluminium drink cans - the equivalent to 4,500
tonnes - will be thrown away over the course of
each England match. The good news is that more
than 60% of that household rubbish can now be
material including Nell's photographs are being
made available to local authorities to circulate
to their local areas. Gareth Morton, director
of SWAP, said "Attracting high profile support
from celebrities is one of the best ways of securing
the publicís attention."