Top 5 Decluttering Tips for Spring
Spring is finally here! What better way to greet the new season than with a good clear out? Decluttering helps create more space, much needed in London, and ensures items you no longer use can be passed on to others who want them and will use them. From computer cords to winter knits you haven’t worn in…
Reminder: Richmond Re-use & Recycling Centre Temporary Closure
Townmead Road Re-use and Recycling Centre will be temporarily closed from Monday 27 March to Friday 31 March 2017 for upgrading works. It will reopen on Saturday 1 April 2017. During this planned closure there will be other sites available in the West London Waste Authority Area. Find out more here.…
The Six Items Challenge
We here at West London Waste love a challenge – especially one that tackles waste! According to the Love Your Clothes campaign, every year an estimated £140 million worth (around 350,000 tonnes) of used clothing goes to landfill in the UK. Fast fashion moves quickly, so instead of buying into it we’ve decided to challeng…
Food storage tip:
Hard cheeses e.g. stilton & parmesan can be frozen whole and grated from frozen
You would be surprised about what can be reused - so before you head for the bin, take a look at these
Top 5 Decluttering Tips for Spring up on the website now! Featuring amazing resource and reuse organisations like OLIO – The Local Sharing Revolution, The Freecycle Network, Freegle, Gumtree UK, The Restart Project, Hillingdon Friends of the Earth and..
On 22 March 2017, we visited ACS Hillingdon International School to talk to students about food waste and to conduct a food waste analysis during their lunch period. During our presentation students were engaged and thought of ways they could reduce food..