40%

More waste is created in B&D than many other London boroughs

1 Tonne

Each home in Barking and Dagenham bins an average of 1 tonne of waste each year

60%

Of general household waste can be recycled on average

Find out what goes in your bins?

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HANDY HOW-TOS

Composting

Tips and advice to get you composting

Recycling

Inspiration to make recycling easier

Zero waste

Smart ideas for zero-waste living
Give bin-bound items a new lease of life

NEWS AND UPDATES

NOT SURE WHAT TO DO WITH BUSINESS WASTE?

Barking and Dagenham Council offers a range of trade waste solutions. Head to the LBBD website for information on removing waste from large and small businesses.