Recycling Heroes Around the World

RecyclingHero reveals true stories of ordinary people like you who make recycling happen in their communities around the world.If you make a video about a Recycling Hero tweet the link @RecyclingHero and we'll publish it here!

Beach Trash Bird Project from Carl Davis Using recovered ocean plastic to make plastic birds makes the connection between ocean waste and the harm that it does to real birds.

Absolut Vodka Launches a New Limited Edition Bottle Celebrating Recycling with the hashtag #RecyclinghHero & #AbsolutComeback



@MikeLRecycle is the recycling champion for East Cambridgeshire District Council

Michael Recycle Is the recycling champion for East Cambridgeshire District Council East Cambridgeshire District Council

Mayor Hayes thanks all participants in the RECYCLING SUPER HERO/ LITTER VILLAIN” POSTER CONTEST for maintaining Bridgewater Township's sustainability!

Zeinab Mokalled & Khadija Farhat inspire people to recycle in Lebanon

Schoolchildren have been invited to unleash their imagination and creativity to design a recycling champion for East Cambridgeshire.

Youngsters to bring East Cambridgeshire’s recycling hero Michael to life through competition.


Article: Rick Schullman from New York City is a Recycling Hero!

Recycling hero Burt the Binman could win a place on the school curriculum teaching young children the best ways of dealing with rubbish.

Burt the Binman

Ed Battcock inspires students more than 800 kilometers away to start a recycling fundraiser to help children in developing countries.

Auntie Litter celebrates 25 years of environmental education



Valdosta Georgia: High School students Bobby and Raquel Goddard kicked off a new recycling program.
Their intent is to raise awareness among their peers about the need for recycling their plastic water and Gatorade bottles.

Libby High School senior Sarah McBride was selected by Lincoln County Environmental Health as a Lincoln County Environmental Hero for her work to promote recycling efforts at Libby Middle/High School.Recycling Hero / Heroe del reciclaje by Sebastián Caballero

Crowdfunding campaign to make a film of Burt the Binman falls short But Fleur Bateman has been offered potential backing by a major recycling company and will re-launch the campaign later.(more)

Frau Meier und Mr. Green

20 million Recycling Heroes around the world.


Recycling Hero Minis Flash Mob - 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division

Recycling Initiative - RECYCLE HERO!! from UMBC commonvision on Vimeo.

“We bury 1.2 million tons of food waste in landfills every year at a cost of nearly $80 per ton,” he said . “That waste can be used as fertilizer or converted to energy at a much lower price. That’s good for the environment and for taxpayers.” "Food waste and other organic materials account for almost a third of all residential trash, and the city could save about $100 million a year by diverting it from landfills"

Photographers Blog A recycling hero

By Paulo Whitaker
March 21, 2013

Eco-friendly Finn gets his birthday recycling wish

SOME children want to be astronauts or racing car drivers when they grow up, but Finn Greenhouse has a different dream – to be a recycling hero.