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Cllr John Pritchard, Cllr David A Bithell, FCC Environment Contract Manager Mac Kenrick and Eluned Griffiths, sampling bikes at the new Re-use store
21 November 2016
By: LARAC Partner: FCC Environmental Ltd

The beginning of November saw the opening of the latest Re-Use Shop project for LARAC Partner, FCC.

Training tick against male worker
27 October 2016
By: Cassia House, CIWM

Training in the waste and resources sector is becoming even more important for those working in the industry.

21 October 2016
By: Alyce Morris, REPIC - but thanks go to scholar Oliver Peat for the title pun!

2016/7 is the second year REPIC has sponsored the LARAC Scholars’ programme so I arrived at the East Midlands Conference Centre for the scholars workshop on the Tuesday before the award ceremony.

11 October 2016
By: Mark Harvey, VIP

VIP Bin Cleaning announces first-ever large automatic wash line

Supported by AkzoNobel, the owners of Dulux, this Community RePaint centre is using pioneering technology to transform ‘waste’ paint into a brand new, quality paint product at a community friendly price
20 September 2016
By: Rebecca Owens, Recipro

ReciproCity Wirral, the innovative reuse hub located in Wallasey, will be officially opened onThursday 22 September by Councillor Ann McLachlan, Deputy Mayor of Wirral.

Hubbub, communitrees, holiday activity, tree faces, local artists, crime reducing
9 September 2016
By: LARAC Partner: Hubbub

From the hectic streets of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival to the tranquil footpaths of the Forest of Dean, Hubbub have been travelling across the country in 2016 to test out new and innovative ways to curb litter.

16 August 2016
By: Mark Harvey, VIP Bin Cleaning

VIP joined LARAC as a Partner in January this year; this is their latest news.

The most recent addition to the VIP Bin Cleaning network is Richard Lain, who is the new franchisee for Ipswich and surrounding areas.

8 August 2016
By: Mark Jenkins, Sales Director at Egbert Taylor Group - LARAC Partner

My recent article, entitled ‘Together, we are stronger’, which featured in last month’s issue of LARAC OnLine, was met with positive feedback.

15 July 2016
By: Andy Doran, Novelis

There has been a lot written and said since 24th June 2016 most of which can be boiled down to ‘we just don’t know yet’.

Use the New Animation Guide for ideas
4 July 2016
By: WRAP

Recycle Week is a key week for all local authorities to have an additional push on recycling! This year Recycle Week will run from 12-18 September. The theme is ‘The Unusual Suspects.’ 

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