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November 1 2018

Chair of NLWA calls for an end to food labelling confusion to prevent food waste

Councillor Clyde Loakes, is calling on the food industry to find a solution to the food labelling confusion that leads to people throwing away tonnes of perfectly edible food.

The announcement comes as supermarket Tesco promised to remove ‘best before’ dates from about 70 fruit and vegetable items to make things simpler for consumers. 

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October 25 2018

Statement on end destination of recyclable materials

Six of the seven constituent north London boroughs bring the mixed recyclables that they’ve collected from households, businesses and recycling banks for processing at material recovery facilities (MRFs) in London under contracts provided by North London Waste Authority (NLWA). These contracts are with specialist resource management companies who process and separate recyclable material into its component parts at the MRFs and sell it on to manufacturers for making new products...

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