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  1. Bottoms up for real nappies

  2. Recycling Game

  3. Home Composting

  4. Recycling electrical items

About Us

The North London Waste Authority (NLWA) serves over two million people. We help your councils dispose of the 850,000 tonnes of waste that they collect every year.

Wise Up To Waste is about working with you to reduce waste and increase recycling. In north London, we recycle 31% of our waste. We are working towards increasing that to 50% by 2020.

Book a van or trailer at a reuse and recycling centre (RRC)

News

February 13 2019

Plastic Confusion: Making Sure Residents Don't Lose Faith

Local authority officers know better than anyone that plastic is a big concern for many residents. Those same residents want explanations to be simpler and clearer. North London Waste Authority (NLWA) is leading the way on supporting local authority officers to tackle this issue; the UK’s second largest waste disposal authority is launching a range of innovative knowledge-sharing opportunities to help council officers give residents confidence in their local services and empower consumers to make better choices.
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