North West

Regional News

By
LARAC Office
Posted
7 February 2017

Dacorum Borough Council, an award winning waste collection authority for recycling initiatives, is offering an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to work as part of our dynamic Environmental Services Team. 

Based at Cupid Green Depot in Hemel Hempstead, you will develop and deliver school education programmes on the waste hierarchy and litter awareness. You will assist in promoting and monitoring the new Recycle for Dacorum waste service to ensure we are on track in...

By
MWRA
Posted
23 January 2017

Covering the following topics:

  • Double prize hopes for Recycling Centres
  • Resource Recovery Contract coming on track
  • Clean bill of health for workplace wellbeing
  • Authority and Veolia partnership sees carbon levels at less than zero
  • Unwanted materials on the increase
  • The Re-use shop at South Sefton Recycling Centre has reopened with a new operator
  • Phones get smart for food waste
  • Quarter Waste Statistics by Merseyside...
By
LARAC Office
Posted
30 November 2016

We had a very successful meeting at Birchwood Park back on the 18th November. 

We considered contamination in recycling collections from an industry point of view with a presentation from Peter Mansfield of the Resource Association followed by Risidual Waste Restriction options with David Taylor from the GMWDA.
As the morning progressed we had a presentation from LARAC Partner FCC on innovation in collections .  'Pay as you throw' was considered by Lee Marshall as he spoke about...

Regional Event

11 - 12 October
EAST MIDLANDS CONFERENCE CENTRE, NOTTINGHAM

Members

Stuart Hammond | Waste and Recycling Manager | 01254 585 863
John-Paul Lovie | Commercial Waste Manager | 01253 476 303
Daniela Dixon | Senior Recycling Officer | 01204 338 382
Dave Pascoe | Waste Management Officer | 01612 537 010
Ralph Kemp | Corporate Manager Commissioning - Waste and Environmental Services | 07789271280
Sue Davies | Customer Relationship Manager | 01606 288 567
Doug Cridland | Waste and Contaminated Land Officer | 01257 515 661
Wendy Power | Waste Operations and Project Officer | 01228 221 713
Karen Palmer | Recycling Assistant | 01768 212 331
Kathy Winstanley | Waste and Fleet Services Manager | 01253 658 634
Rob Bellamy | Interim Waste Services Manager | 01254 356 220
Helena Lewis | Assistant Manager (Waste) | 01524 582 437
David Robinson | Contract Officer | 01512 233 6758
Seema Hanware | Project Manager | 0161234 1114
Chris O'Brien | Waste Education & Awareness Officer | 01512 552 577
Carole Taylor | Waste and Recycling Co-ordinator | 01282 661747
Duncan Coward | Head of Waste Management | 01772 906 294
Peter McGeorge | Waste Management Officer | 01200 414 467
Paul Whiting | Waste Minimisation Officer | 01706 922 023
Paul McHenry | Head of Operations | 01706 252 519
Clare Bowdler | Recycling Services Officer | 0151 288 6144
Laura Wright | Waste Management Officer | 01772 625 606
Philip Samosa | Deputy Director of Street Scene | 01695 577177 ext 5228
Ian Burns | Senior Waste Management Co-ordinator | 01942 705 109
Mike Cockburn | Senior Manager (Waste & Environment) | 0151 606 2453
Ruth Hunter | Waste and Recycling Manager | 01253 887 478