More than 100 hotel establishments in Xàbia participate in the campaign 'Green Flags Movement' Organized by Ecovidrio. A motivational campaign that has the collaboration of bars and restaurants that generate the most waste from glass containers, an 52%. In addition, it is known that one third of the glass is recycled in summer, so it is key to increase the recycling rate in these months.
For participation in this campaign, Ecovidrio has delivered buckets adapted to the establishments to facilitate the recycling work. As an incentive, the entity has also raffled prizes among the participating establishments and in Xàbia the winner has been Cande Ros Vivens, from the Casa Cande restaurant.
According to the data provided by the entity, in 2018 the citizens of Xàbia recycled a total of 1.687.110 kilograms of glass, which is an average per inhabitant of 62 kg. Regarding the rate of containerization, the municipality is located with an average of 112 inhabitants per container, currently having a total of 243 igloos for waste glass containers installed.