We have endeavoured to make our site as usable and accessible as possible so that you are able to find the information you are looking for as quickly and as easily as possible, and regardless of any impairments. We have included website tools that help improve accessibility for users with impairments and their adaptive technology.

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About accessibility

Please be aware that we cannot guarantee the accessibility of websites, documents and other digital content that we link to from the London Recycles website. This website aims to reach AA standard in line with the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1.

You can read this guide from AbilityNet for more information on how to adjust your computer and browser according to your needs, such as for sight or hearing problems. It covers how to increase the size of text in different browsers, make changes to your keyboard or mouse settings and increase colour contrast. AbilityNet is a national charity that aims to improve internet accessibility for disabled adults and children.

What to do if you can’t access parts of this website

Although we have made efforts to cover a wide range of issues, we understand that we may not be able to address the needs of people with all types and combinations of disability. If you do encounter any difficulties using the site, then please let us know.

If you need information on this website in a different format please get in touch by emailing us at

Translate information on this website

You can translate content on this website using an online translator, such as Google Translate. Although online translators can accurately translate individual words and phrases, they may not always be able to interpret the meaning of larger or more complex pieces of information.

What we’re doing to improve accessibility

We will continually try to enhance the accessibility of this website through testing, development and use of accessibility checking tools (such as WAVE) to improve areas of the site that we know and understand need further updates.

Page last updated: March 2021