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Less waste and more recycling – official Defra figures bring positive news for SLWP boroughs

December 14, 2018

Official figures published by Defra this week show that residents across the South London Waste Partnership (SLWP) region are producing less waste and recycling more than they were last year. Read more

Clampdown on illegal use of Kingston and Sutton waste and recycling sites

November 19, 2018

New van and large vehicle scheme at Villiers Road and
Kimpton Park Way sites will deter irresponsible traders

Kingston and Sutton councils will be piloting a new van and large vehicle scheme at their Household Reuse and Recycling Centres (HRRCs) from next month, aimed at preventing the illegal use of the sites by rogue traders. Read more

Lagan Construction Group administration – statement

February 23, 2018

The South London Waste Partnership (SLWP) has been working closely with Viridor to understand any potential impacts of Lagan Construction Group Holdings Limited’s announcement on 20 February 2018 that it plans to put four of its companies into administration.

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Fishers Farm HRRC to remain closed until Friday 22nd December

December 13, 2017

Fishers Farm Household Reuse and Recycling Centre (HRRC) in New Addington, Croydon, will remain closed until Friday 22nd December 2017 to allow upgrade works to be completed.  The site is now due to reopen at 9am on Saturday 23rd December 2017.

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Fishers Farm HRRC temporary closure extended for one week

December 6, 2017

The temporary closure of Fishers Farm Household Reuse and Recycling Centre (HRRC) in New Addington, Croydon, has been extended by one week. The recycling centre will now reopen at 8am on Monday 18 December 2017. Read more

Commissioning tests to put the Beddington Energy Recovery Facility through its paces before opening for business next year

November 28, 2017

The Beddington Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) is entering its commissioning phase, ahead of the facility opening for business in summer 2018. Read more

Temporary closure of Fishers Farm HRRC (Croydon) to enable upgrade works

November 6, 2017

Fishers Farm Household Reuse and Recycling Centre (HRRC) in New Addington, Croydon, will close for a two-week period this winter to allow important drainage improvement works to take place.  The site will be closed from Monday 27 November until Sunday 10 December 2017.  It will re-open at 8am on Monday 11 December 2017.  During the temporary planned closure, Croydon residents will be able to make use of alternative facilities at Purley Oaks HRRC (South Croydon) and Factory Lane HRRC (West Croydon).
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New Partnership contract delivers huge boost to recycling alongside financial savings

September 26, 2017

  • Sutton Council’s recycling rate for April, May and June 2017 tops 50% – up at least 10 percentage points
  • Boost in recycling prompted by introduction of new waste and recycling collection service
  • Four-borough contract with Veolia will see harmonised collection service rolled out to one million south Londoners by 2019

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Residents love their local Recycling Centre

September 1, 2017

Residents in the four London boroughs of Croydon, Kingston, Merton and Sutton are very satisfied with the services provided at their local Household Reuse and Recycling Centres.

A survey of more than 6,700 site users over the last 12 months has revealed that: Read more

One million Londoners to receive harmonised recycling and rubbish collections

April 3, 2017

  • £209m contract with Veolia will increase recycling rates, reduce confusion, minimise waste and save money
  • £26m contract with idverde will see parks and grounds maintenance services delivered across two boroughs

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