Television presenter Gail Porter is the face of this years Recycle Week campaign.
A spokesman for the event said: This years campaign will have a more local emphasis with an increase in activities around the UK from last year.
Sites and activities include roads shows, fairs, a 4ft aerosol can and decorated bring centres. Those attending organised events will be able to learn about wormeries, enter recycled sculpture competitions and measure their carbon footprint.
The week runs from June 2 to 6.