Topic: Recycling

Report – The circular economy at work: Jobs and skills for London’s low carbon future

The potential economic growth and job opportunities for the circular economy over the next decade are immense. If London’s...
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Report – Influencing recycling within holiday rentals

Of the 3.56 million properties in London, there are approximately 70,000 being offered for short-term let, and annually,...
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City of Westminster, Veolia bin crew collecting commercial waste: man wearing an orange high-vis carrying two food waste bins towards bin truck. Image credit: Westminster Council

Toolkit – HGV driver shortage communications assets

The following downloadable assets are to help boroughs communicate with residents on the impact of the HGV driver shortage...
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Toolkit – ‘Be that person’ campaign communications assets

The following downloadable assets are to help boroughs run the London Recycles ‘be that person’ campaign in their...
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Case study – Putney Pedals ramps up recycling on busiest high street in London

Snapshot Putney has one of the most congested high streets in London making traditional recycling and waste collections challenging...
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Report – International recycling rate comparison

The lack of consistency of data across Europe and the rest of the world is considered a barrier to accurately comparing waste...
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London Recycles. New recycling bins on the Whitechapel Estate. Tower Hamlets.

Report – Waste management planning advice for new flatted properties

This report provides guidance for local authorities on how to effectively plan and design storage and collection systems...
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Case study – Creating circular partnerships between Hounslow borough and SMEs for a green recovery

Snapshot In June 2019, the London Borough of Hounslow declared a climate emergency. With the local economy being hit hard...
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Case study – Making recycling work for people in flats

Snapshot London only recycles about 33% of its household waste, and recycling in flats is significantly lower than houses....
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Report – Motivating young Londoners to recycle

Young people aged 18-34 have emerged as the least effective recyclers in London.  Previous research has identified three...
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