UK households have an average of £4,000 worth of clothes - but 30% of those haven’t been worn in the last year!We can all save money and help the environment by making simple changes to the way we buy, use and get rid of our clothing.
How is it recycled?
Watch our videos to find out how the recycling process works and what happens next to the different items you recycle.
Increasingly people are being offered a food recycling collection at home by their local council. Explore this section to find out more about the importance of food recycling, what happens to your food waste and about the collections available in your area.
Packaging labels and recycling symbols are now appearing on lots of everyday items, and help us to identify how different types of packaging can be recycled.
Join the fun at our free family weekend festival, as we set out on a mission to find new and imaginative ways to look after our city and our planet. Become an eco-champion for the day, make a junk masterpiece or help build a new London in our interactive activities.
Looking to customise your real nappy wraps or replace worn off velcros and poppers? Come along for Hackney Real Nappy Network's Real Nappy Upcycling Workshop. There will also be a Real Nappy, Maternity and Baby Clothes Give and Take on the day. No need to bring to take.
Hear inspiring talks about how we can live and work in greener buildings. Green Architecture Day presents a comprehensive programme led by designers, practitioners and professionals, run in partnership with Low Carbon Trust.