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Recycle for Your Community – at Home!
The Recycle for your Community project – delivered to your door (…or screens) We hope you are all well and staying safe during this uncertain and pretty rubbish (pun intended) time. If you were unaware, Recycle for your Community is a project ran by Keep Britain Tidy in partnership with the four boroughs of […]
Furniture reuse organisations
Four local organisations regularly collect furniture and other household items from our Reuse and Recycling Centres to be re-distributed at low cost in the local community, primarily to those without the resources to buy new furniture. Each organisation has a retail outlet open to the public and may also be able to collect directly from your property; please […]
There are loads of options to allow someone else to carry on using furniture you no longer need. See our Reuse Online page to find out about ebay, Streetbank, Freecycle and other sites which let you sell or donate your ‘pre loved’ furniture to people who want to carry on using it. Reuse drop-off points at Reuse & […]
Congratulations St Margaret’s!
In 2016, the first Eco-Schools Teacher Network meetings started in East London. St Margaret’s CofE Primary School attended and after meeting other fantastic teachers they were inspired to start on their journey to Green Flag. The journey to becoming a Green Flag School requires a lot of determination, hard work and plenty of pupil involvement. […]
Fixing is our war on waste
More Restart Parties have been organised in East London and you are invited!
ELWA’s strategy was originally drafted in 1996 and was reviewed in 2006. A new East London Joint Resources and Waste Strategy is being prepared as a partnership between ELWA and the London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Newham and Redbridge. For more information, please review the agenda packs for the ELWA Authority Meetings since June […]
ELWA is comprised of eight Members, with two appointed annually from each of the four London boroughs. The Members are Councillors within their respective boroughs. Although the eight Members of ELWA are appointed by the boroughs, they are required (when representing ELWA) to act in the interests of ELWA as the Waste Disposal Authority for the […]