News and Events
Helping to make Greater Manchester a world-leading Green City Region is our priority. Our environment underpins all aspects of our daily lives. We face urgent and significant challenges presented by a changing climate that require us all to take action now if we are to achieve our goal of carbon-neutrality by 2038.
Groundwork: Greening the Way to the Future
Michaela Howell, Head of Communities at Groundwork Greater Manchester, shares how Groundwork has been working with the IGNITION project to bring about a greener future.Read
Grab your cup if you know what’s up
New campaign launches in Manchester to save 1.2 million paper cups by encouraging to switch to reusable cupsRead
Bottle fountain brings fresh, free tap water to Rammy as part of refill campaignRead
Paper bee straws
Bee-themed paper straws have been launched at bars and restaurants across Greater Manchester as part of a step-change approach to eradicating single-use plastics across Greater Manchester.Read
Carrier bags in Greater Manchester are going green
Now retailers across Greater Manchester will be able to offer their customers a fantastic dual-use bag called the ‘Green Carrier’. The bag doubles as a strong carrier bag and a large food waste caddy-liner.Read
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