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News 2015

December 9 2015

NLWA cracks down on costly trade waste abuse

North London Waste Authority (NLWA) is cracking down on trade waste abuse at its north London reuse and recycling centres (RRCS). The cost of illegal use of the sites by some professional builders and landscapers costs is passed on to council tax payers; dealing with soil and rubble costs taxpayers more than £100,000 a year.
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November 17 2015

TV personality Linda Barker launches Reuse shop in Chingford

On Saturday 14 November, interior designer Linda Barker and Councillor Clyde Loakes, chair of North London Waste Authority (NLWA), officially opened ‘Second Time Around’ – a reuse shop located within the Kings Road Reuse and Recycling Centre in Chingford.
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November 4 2015

3,500 unwanted pumpkins rescued in north London

North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has joined Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall in his ‘war on waste’ this Halloween. NLWA rescued 3,500 unwanted pumpkins, which otherwise would have been left to rot in fields, and made sure that this year, the eating and composting of pumpkins were as much a part of Halloween as carving them.
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October 30 2015

Official Launch of new Reuse Shop in Chingford

Residents are invited to attend the official opening of Second Time Around – a new reuse shop in Chingford. The event is taking place on Saturday 14 November, 11am – 2.30pm at the Kings Road Reuse and Recycling Centre, 48 Kings Road, Chingford, London E4 7HR.
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