Ealing and Northfield

Champion Mahfouz

Last night at Overview and Scrutiny Committee I tried to have a grown up discussion with Labour’s Bassam Mahfouz about the Recycling Rewards scheme, more about that later.

Mahfouz was his usual huffy self. His parting shot was to tell the meeting what a champion of food waste recycling he was. As we had been discussing participation in recycling we had the numbers in front of us from officers. I can only think he wasn’t that familiar with them or he wouldn’t have been quite so full of hubris. Whilst Cllr Mahfouz has been in charge of recycling in Ealing participation in food waste recycling has gone down. With champions like these, we don’t need …

Food waste participation