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  1. How do I dispose of?

    How do I dispose of?
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  3. Free household guide

    Free household guide
  4. Real Nappy Week

    Real Nappy Week

About us

The North London Waste Authority (NLWA) serves nearly 1.9 million people. We help your councils dispose of the 827,000 tonnes of waste that they collect every year.

In north London, we recycle 32% of our waste. Find out why we want to increase that to at least 50% by 2020, and how you can help:


  • Apr 20, 2015

    Bottoms up for Real Nappy Week!
    North London Waste Authority (NLWA), through its Wise Up To Waste campaign, is supporting Real Nappy Week by raising awareness and encouraging north London parents to claim their free real nappy subsidy of £54.15.

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  • Mar 13, 2015

    Attendance confirmed at the Edible Garden Show 2015
    We are pleased to announce that we will be part of the Edible Garden Show this year; the UK’s only ‘grow your own’ event, where we will be showing visitors how to reduce their food waste.

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