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  • You CAN make a meal of it! Reduce waste and save ££s by simply checking the cupboard before you shop

    Feb 16, 2018
    Did you know that the tastiest meals could be lurking in your kitchen cupboard? The average household wastes around £470 of food a year (1) – that is food that went in the bin or recycling when it could have been eaten. Last year, in north London alone, food made up 36 per cent of the rubbish collected from general waste bins (2)

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  • North London Heat and Power Project: Industry Open Day

    Feb 12, 2018
    North London Waste Authority (NLWA) will be holding an industry open day, in London, for the construction sector on 6 March 2018. This is for companies who want to be part of a project which offers a range of construction activities over approximately the next 10 years. The aim is to build facilities that will enable the sustainable management of waste in North London in the long term.

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  • NLWA Appoints Architects

    Feb 08, 2018
    Contract awarded to Grimshaw Architects

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  • Give plastic bags a break

    Feb 02, 2018
    Plastic is headline news. The start of 2018 has seen reports of China restricting the import of certain materials for recycling.  There has been increased interest in plastics, which are frequently collected in local authority recycling schemes, as a result of this.

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  • Give and Take Days

    Jan 31, 2018
    Give and Take days are free community exchange events run by North London Waste Authority (NLWA). Anyone can bring any good quality household item(s) that they no longer want and these items are then offered for free to anyone who would like them.

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  • NLWA Appoints Technical and Planning Advisers

    Nov 08, 2017
    North London Waste Authority has awarded contracts for technical and planning advisers in connection with ongoing waste operations and the successful implementation of the North London Heat and Power Project.

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  • North London Waste Authority appoints Martin Capstick as Managing Director

    Sep 08, 2017
    North London Waste Authority (NLWA) is pleased to announce that Martin Capstick has been appointed to the role of Managing Director at NLWA.

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  • North London Waste Prevention Fund inspires new approach to tackling waste

    Jun 02, 2017
    North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has established a Waste Prevention Community Fund to support waste prevention initiatives in the north London area.

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  • North London Waste Authority responds to government’s draft Industrial Strategy

    Apr 07, 2017
    Central government is currently consulting on a draft Industrial Strategy (IS) which is set to address long-term challenges to the UK economy. North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has reviewed the draft strategy and Authority Members approved a response at their meeting on 5 April 2017.

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  • Secretary of State approves development consent order for new energy recovery facility in Edmonton

    Feb 24, 2017
    The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has today (24 February) granted a development consent order (DCO) for North London Waste Authority (NLWA) to build a replacement energy recovery facility, and associated development at the Edmonton EcoPark.

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