Westminster leads the way in recycling coffee cups

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Westminster leads the way in recycling coffee cups

With almost a third of Londoners having at least one hot take away drink a week, there are thousands of single use cups being thown away every day in the capital.

In a bid to get more Londoners recyling, Westminster council have introduced bins specifically for coffee cups which have seen more than 100,000 cups being recycled in the last three months - today this has been expanded with more bins being placed around central London.

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