No excuse for single use! Help us to remove plastic lined takeaway cups as ‘we’ challenge the city to be more eco-conscious and single use plastic-free.
Only 1% of the 2.5 billion coffee cups thrown away are recycled each year. 500K cups are littered every day, and 46K pieces of plastic can be found in every square mile of ocean, production of plastic is due to double over the next 5 years unless a change in usage occurs.
I Love MCR® are looking to stop the people of Manchester using so many disposable coffee cups and we want you to help us make some noise! We will be working with five of our key coffee shop contacts to bring Manchester together and reduce single use.
10% of sale proceeds of this product are donated to our chosen charity.
Our chosen primary charity is the We Love MCR Charity whose main aim is to improve the lives and life chances of the people of Manchester.
Formerly known as the Lord Mayor of Manchester’s Charity Appeal Trust, it adopted the look and feel of the I Love Manchester campaign in October 2011 because of its association with the positive action taken by residents and businesses following disturbances in the city in 2011. Registered charity number 1066972.