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About Us

The North London Waste Authority (NLWA) serves nearly 1.9 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 33% of our waste. We are working towards increasing that to 50% by 2020.

 

News

February 2 2018

Give plastic bags a break

Plastic is headline news. The start of 2018 has seen reports of China restricting the import of certain materials for recycling. There has been increased interest in plastics, which are frequently collected in local authority recycling schemes, as a result of this.
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