The journey of waste

Cory receives around 750,000 tonnes of non-recyclable black bag waste a year, enough to fill St Paul’s Cathedral 12 times! 89 per cent comes to our four riverside waste transfer stations.

Sustainability

Ensuring London has a safe, clean, and sustainable way of managing its recyclable and non-recyclable waste.

Item 1

tonnes of carbon saved by not sending waste to landfill

150,000

Item 2

tonnes non-recyclable ‘black bag’ waste diverted from landfill

731,000

Item 3

equivalent number of homes powered by electricity generated

160,000

Annual Review 2020

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Annual Review 2020

Download our latest Annual Review to explore how we're helping make London cleaner and safer. 

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News and insights

Read the latest news and insights from Cory.

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Cory signals net zero intent by joining Carbon Capture and Storage Association
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Cory tops peer group and achieves 5-star sustainability rating
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Cory celebrates 125th anniversary on the River Thames
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Annual Bexley Eco Festival to begin this weekend
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Recycle Week 2021: Yes, waste management is cool
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Government backs Cory and BAE Systems project on future of shipping
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Cory launches 2021 Community Fund to support local organisations
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Cory Community Fund: 2020 projects update ahead of 2021 launch
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Government Minister visits Cory to discuss one of the UK's largest heat networks
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Maritime Safety Week 2021: Cory highlights importance of continuous training
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General enquiries

For general enquiries about energy from waste please email or call 020 7417 5200.

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