5 surprising ways you could help power summer festivals by recycling
Wales is the third best nation in the world when it comes to that environmental measure
Recycle for Wales is teaming up with festivals across Wales to celebrate its status as the world’s third best recycling nation.
The campaign group has uncovered the energy secrets behind people's recycling in a bid to encourage more of the same.
Here are five 5 ways that your recycling can power festivals:
1. Factor in recycling
Hoping to catch the rays?
Make sure you slap on the sun cream and once you’re finished with the bottle, slip it in the recycling bin.
Recycling seven plastic bottles saves enough energy to power a big event screen for one hour.
2. Hydrate yourself and power the sound
One beer, one soft drink, one beer, one soft drink... remember that rule to protect yourself from a sore head and remember to recycle your empty drinks can too.
Recycling 43 cans of pop saves enough energy to power the music on the main stage for one hour.