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Swish cleaning my wardrobe!


It’s hard to believe 6 months have passed since I completed my 6 item challenge.  Whilst I’ve been conscious since then of the number of clothes I’m wearing each week I’ve not managed to stick to the number 6 at any time since then.  It’s amazing how sticky toddler fingers find a newly put on item…

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Join in this recycle week! Why because it’s worth it!

recycle week badge 2017

All this week, West London Waste will be promoting Recycle Week between 25th Sept – 1st Oct 2017. This year, Recycle for London’s annual recycling celebration aims to help tell the story of what everyday waste can be turned into, showing the residents of our six boroughs how easy it is to make a difference.…

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My WLWA Work Experience Blog – by Leila Gunnewicht

East Sheen Library 2017

I came to West London Waste Authority (WLWA) for work experience as I am interested in pursuing a career within the sustainability and environment sector, and with university applications looming, I wanted to be certain this was something I was interested in so I spent a few days in August with the Waste Minimisation Team.…

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Zero Waste Week is Here!


This week we’re celebrating Zero Waste Week. Whether you’re a recycling beginner or seasoned pro, an individual or business owner, there are plenty of reasons for everyone to get involved. Last year in west London we disposed of  576,000 tonnes of rubbish and sent 15% of that straight to landfill. The good news is this represented a…

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