Sustainable Manufacturing

The Helping Hand Company are proud to be #1 for Sustainable Litter Clearance Hand Tools; manufactured with love from Herefordshire.  Our range of British sustainable products are made from a minimum of 10% recyled materials, are 87% recyclable and 100% reusable – we build products to last!

Bespoke products? Need a slogan, campaign message or brand colour included onto your litter pickers, tidy up kits or campaign resources, we can do that too!

Over the years, Helping Hand have partnered with hundreds of businesses to support them on their eco journey!


Refusal of unwanted packaging for our suppliers in support of our sustainable packaging policy and continuous improvement programme to remove unnecessary and non-recyclable materials in our manufacturing process.


We build to last; we don’t do single use we won’t product cheap throw away commodities. We have reduced the need for polybagged and single carton boxes of our products; preferring to bulk pack in compostable FSC cardboard across our range.


We design recyclable accessories to support litter collection, for example our Recycle Kits extends the product life cycle of our Ranger MAX by 300%. And were embracing renewable energy with the installation of solar panels with our Ledbury site saving enough energy to power 20 homes.


We continuous drive sustainable innovation in our product design with a minimum of 10% recycled materials in our litter pickers and upto 58% in our commercial litter segregation cart all are upto 82% recyclable. And our litter picking carts are helping customers to segregate DMR vs general waste diverting 624 tonnes per year from landfill.


Our eco education booklet educates children on key environmental issues in schools across the world. Rethinking our manufacturing, consumption, automation and rise of new technologies throughout the company.

Helping Hand Environmental are #1 for sustainable litter picking equipment.

Our tried and trusted range of 100% reusable litter picking equipment, guarantees quality, durability, reliability, sustainability – built to last from one litter pick to the next.

As market leaders we’ve been manufacturing litter picking tools from our factories in Herefordshire since 1965, with over 60 years’ experience and 180 strong workforce our hand-crafted products are supplied and used in over 35 countries Worldwide. 

We proudly fly our Great Britain flag for quality assured design, innovation and manufacture; after winning The Queen’s Award for Enterprise for our sustainable products, campaigns and partnerships internationally.

Our litter pickers are sometimes imitated but never duplicated and The Helping Hand Company are proud to work in partnership with our approved suppliers/distributors worldwide who share the same values for high quality British design, manufacture and sustainable production as us.

Check out the other divisions of The Helping Hand below:

Helping Hand ADL

HH Pressure Care