Wednesday, 8th July 2020, 11am-12

Over the past few months there have been some dramatic shifts in recovered material markets – the closure of some markets and opportunity in others has resulted in volatile prices. Uncertainty over the future direction and viability of end markets remains a concern for Local Authorities as we enter the second half of 2020.

WRAP: Driving up plastic film recycling in the UK

21 Jul 2020


Tuesday, 21st July 2020, 11am-12

Plastic Film & Flexible recycling is the number one priority for The UK Plastics Pact. Find out from WRAP’s Adam Herriott and Lowelle Bryan: what work The Pact has been doing; our future plans up to 2025; and how local authorities can help lead the way in getting film collected at the kerbside. You can book your place at our webinar here.

LARAC Conference 2020

14 Oct 2020

Hilton Metropole, Birmingham NEC

Save this date for your diary!

We are looking into making it a virtual event - workshops, presentations, Awards and all!

The real thing will return at the Hilton Metropole, Birmingham in 2021

RWM 2020

3 Nov 2020

NEC Birmingham

RWM 2020 update
The RWM team are busy planning for the new 2020 dates in November. We recently made the decision to move RWM back several weeks to the 3rd & 4th November, this has been following close collaboration with all the stakeholders including the venue, our partners, our customers and our visitors. We will be able to use this additional time to continue to develop our planned improvements for RWM including initiatives such as our dedicated Local Authority Lounge (More details below).

Morning, Thursday, 5th November 2020

Dr Marcus Gover, Chief Executive Officer, WRAP
Dawn Woodward, Deputy Head, Resource and Waste, Defra
Martin Curtois, Veolia; Adrian Griffiths, Recycling Technologies; Malene Møhl, Copenhagen Municipality; Bryony Rothwell, Cambridgeshire County Council; Beth Simpson, Anthesis and Michael Stevens, Symphony Environmental.

Chaired by:
Mark Pawsey MP, Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Packaging Manufacturing Industry