TEC-LEDNet Joint Statement

  • By ArafatJalal

In February 2019, the Transport and Environment Committee (TEC) and London Environment Directors' Network (LEDNet) met for the first time to discuss issues surrounding air quality and waste and resources. The following themes were the shared priorities discussed for each topic:

Air Quality: 

  • Increasing walking, cycling and public transport
  • Reducing private car use
  • Creating low emission neighbourhoods

Waste and Resources: 

  • Minimising waste
  • Maximising recycling
  • Increasing cleanliness and reducing fly-tipping

This report focuses on how TEC and LEDNet have made a committment to work together along with the Greater London Authority (GLA), Transport for London (TfL) and other London partners to tackle the issues concerning air quality and waste and resources to achieve the vision of making London a global sustainability leader.