About Us

About Us

Western Riverside is a waste disposal authority region covering four London boroughs: Hammersmith and Fulham, Lambeth, Wandsworth and Kensington and Chelsea.

Recycle Western Riverside is a campaign which encourages residents to recycle, reduce their rubbish and buy more recycled products. The campaign works within the boroughs of:

The campaign is:

  • Making recycling easier - helping the four boroughs to improve recycling services.
  • Raising public awareness - through communications campaigns, promotions, events and activities across all four boroughs.
  • Working with schools - campaign staff have so far worked with over 120 schools to take action on rubbish.
  • Encouraging people to buy recycled products - helping organisations to sign the Mayor's Green Procurement Code - a pledge to buy recycled products.
Interesting Facts

On average, each person in the UK, throws away seven times their body weight
(about 500kg) in rubbish every year.