Following the momentous decision to leave the EU last year, there has, unsurprisngly, been much unease amongst the business community about what our renewed relationship with Europe will look like.

Andrew's Blog

31 Jan 2017 |
Andrew Bird, LARAC Chair

When things get tough we tend to become innovative. During the last three months, I’ve been witness to a lot of ‘new thinking’, and met a lot of new people taking the lead in our industry and they are keen to get the LARAC perspective, which is very encouraging.

New Year, New You – CPD Resolutions in 2017

19 Jan 2017 |
Claire Poole, Education and Training Manager, CIWM

We all know the saying ‘if you always do what you’ve always done, you will always get what you’ve always got’ and it’s no different with developing your professional knowledge and skill set.

Consistency is 'the thing' not Collection

12 Jan 2017 |
Lee Marshall, LARAC CEO

As has been shown already with the recent Green Alliance report consistency is likely to be a buzzword of 2017. Most people might think that Producer Responsibility will be ‘the thing’ but in a way, I find consistency the more interesting and challenging subject.

A new approach to Coffee Cup Recycling

20 Dec 2016 |
Rebecca Dove, Hubbub (A LARAC Partner)

Since late October the #1MoreShot campaign has been collecting disposable coffee cups from the people of Manchester with 13 giant coffee cup-shaped bins.