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

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.

FIND OUT MORE

Save money and cut down on food waste with great recipes and ideas on how to use leftovers with Love Food Hate Waste.

For tips and guides on how to boost your recycling and cut down on plastics, visit the recycle now website.