Explore how we take waste from across London's homes and businesses and turn it into energy and construction materials.

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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.

Discover how we use river-based infrastructure to help London to manage its recyclable and non-recyclable waste through our interactive diagram.

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Processing recyclable materials
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Using the River Thames
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Processing non-recyclable waste
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Ash recycling
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Repairing vessels on the Thames