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The 3Rs survey (previously the Recycle Now survey) has been a staple of WRAP’s research portfolio for nearly a decade, initially focusing on recycling and expanding in recent years to also cover re-use and repair (the 3Rs). This report presents key highlights from the recycling section of the survey.

Key findings

1. Levels of recycling across the UK

2. Opportunities to improve quality and increase capture

3. Confidence as a predictor of effective recycling

4. Increasing ‘effective’ recycling

5. Knowledge of collections is limited for a number of materials

6. Attitudes as predictors of behaviour

7. Communications

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  • WRAP-3Rs Recycling Highlights - 2014 - Final 121214 PUBLISHED - PDF_0.pdf

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