What we’re currently working on
We're helping to make second-hand school uniform the first choice in Leeds. Our Leeds School Uniform Exchange project is supporting people across the city to swap uniform at their school or in their local community.Find out more
We've been running a campaign to encourage people in Leeds to recycle their glass - on the back of a 37% increase in glass recycling in 2020!Find out more
Leeds City Council is introducing new recycling bins for coffee cups, drinks cans and plastic bottles in six neighbourhoods in Leeds this month - and we're helping to get the word out.Find out more
All the work we do begins with an idea. If there’s an issue in Leeds you think we should look into, tell us about it.Let us know!
Ways to start reducing your waste
Recycling can get a bit confusing at times - we're here to help to make it that bit easier.
Research suggests many of us have reduced how much food we waste over the last couple of months.
Want to start composting, create wildlife habitats, or reuse what's in your garden?
Clothes, furniture, electrical items... we can help to make sure these things doesn't go to waste.
We’re building a movement. That means everything we do is collaborative and in partnership with others. See who we’re partnering with and who’s helping to fund our work here.Read more
Issues we’re currently looking into in Leeds
The aim of our #GiveLeeds campaign is to make it as easy as possible for you to...
We are doing all we can to make it as easy as possible for people in Leeds to...
We’re visiting businesses across Leeds to help them become more environmentally...
Our expertise lies in developing behaviour change campaigns that help people and organisations to waste less.
Are you interested in us working with you?
We have a strong track record for developing engaging, impactful campaigns that create change. Our 10 week #stayathome waste reduction campaign - developed at the start of lockdown in March and delivered for Leeds City Council - is the latest example of this. You can read our impact report here.Talk to us to find out more
Our latest thoughts on current issues
Zero Waste Leeds is helping to spread the word about Leeds City Council's new on-the-go recycling campaign With busy schedules we're eating and drinking more...Learn more