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News & Events

Video Competition

All primary schools in our 4 boroughs are invited to enter our 

Sp-R-R-R-ead the Word Competition

Create a video about waste and the 3Rs, and you could win fantastic prizes for your school, including £300 in vouchers, a wormery, and lots of recycled goodies. 

Closing date for entries is 22nd May 2015.


Recycling Quiz

Plastic milk bottles, microwave containers and batteries, do you know which of these items can be recycled in your recycling sack or recycling bin?


Why don't you take our quiz and find out? 

Recycle for Free

A new partnership between DHL Envirosolutions and SWEEEP (a London based electricals recycler) provides collections of all old or broken electrical items for reuse or recycling at no cost to you. 

DIY Waste Delivered in Vans

All DIY Waste delivered by residents to the Smugglers Way or Cringle Dock Transfer Station in a van is chargeable.

Your local public tip

Going to the tip

Find your nearest reuse and recycling centre, see what you can recycle or dispose of and view our opening hours.

Find out more.

You can find out our busiest times and also view live footage of the Smugglers Way site here.

What can I recycle? my clear sack or recycling bank? To find out click here.

Recycle at home

Wealth Hidden in Waste - A Short Film

Find out why it's important to recycle and what happens to your recycling (dur: 18 mins)

Recycle at the recycling bank

Waste and Recycling Centre changes

DIY Waste

All Industrial Waste (DIY-type waste) delivered by residents to the Smugglers Way or Cringle Dock Transfer Station in a van is now charged for. Find out more.

Cringle Dock, SW8

The Cringle Dock Household Waste and Recycling Centre is now closed to the public wishing to drop off waste or recyclables by car. Traders and residents in vans will still have access to the site.