UnLitter UK

We are thrilled to announce the launch of UnLitter UK, the app that's about to revolutionize the Durham County community! With its mission to ignite the Durham economy, boost local business, and keep Durham’s community clean and litter-free. UnLitter UK is the app you'll want to be a part of.

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UnLitter UK

An UnLitter UK project aimed at incentivising tourists and residents alike to come together to keep Durham clean, all whilst stimulating the local Durham economy.

A collaboration between Visit Britain, the Durham City Council and UnLitter UK, Unlitter UK is launching at the Fire and Ice festival on the 24th & 25th of February 2023.

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Get involved in UnLitter UK

UnLitter UK incentivizes responsible behavior by rewarding users for disposing of litter, and it all goes to supporting local merchants! Every time someone disposes of litter correctly, they'll be directed to spend their rewards at targeted businesses, benefiting all users!

For Consumers:

  • Economic reward for positive social behaviour​
  • Engagement through gamification & interaction​
  • Activates community participation

For Merchants:

  • Free marketing channel for SMEs/ local businesses ​
  • Increased footfall & sales, positive CSR
  • Create and manage own offers

This is your chance to join forces with Visit County Durham and Unbox the Universe and make an impact in Durham. Be a part of the exciting launch at the Fire & Ice Festival in Durham on February 24th, 2023.

How do I earn Ucoins?

1. Pick up a piece of litter.

2. Use the UnLitter UK app to scan the litter before properly disposing of it in the appropriate bin.

3. Once approved, Ucoins will be credited to your wallet.

Where can I earn Ucoins for collecting litter with UnLitter UK?

You can collect litter to earn Ucoins anywhere within the an active geofenced area. Currently, there is one active geofence in the following location(s):

Durham City Centre,
Durham City,
County Durham,
DH1 3NJ.

To view the active geofenced area, click on Durham County on the map to the left, as indicated by the pink location pin, or login to the UnLitter UK app and navigate to the map page.

How do I spend my Ucoins?

1. Navigate to the shop within the UnLitter UK app.

2. Browse and purchase available vouchers.

3. Present the voucher QR code to the participating merchant in-store to redeem.

Own a business in Durham?
Want to join the UnLitter UK platform and participate as a merchant?

Please register your interest here and we’ll be in touch.