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Delivered in partnership by Re-Gen Waste and CIWM, the Re-Gen Academy provides bursaries for local authority waste management employees to access a range of learning and development services from CIWM, including face-to-face training, on-demand e-learning courses, and virtual training programmes.

From litter to marine environment - just what is that journey?

10 Mar 2021 |
Winnie Courtene-Jones, University of Plymouth

Defra has commissioned the University of Plymouth to review the terrestrial sources of litter and their pathways into the marine environment.

As part of this work, we are conducting interviews (40-60 mins) with members of local council waste teams, particularly those involved in kerbside collection or street cleansing.

Brace for impact

9 Mar 2021 |
Lee Marshall, LARAC CEO

The long-awaited consultations on Consistency, DRS and EPR are almost upon us and are due to be released any day now. Its hard to think that the last set were released two years ago.

That’s a wrap! Highlights from RWM Virtual

9 Mar 2021 |
RWM Virtual - LARAC Partner

A huge thank you to everyone who attended RWM Virtual last month. It was a roaring success with many debates sparked, connections made and innovations afoot. All sessions are now available on demand for you to enjoy.

Contenur close to finishing the new Liverpool Wheelie Bin Plant

9 Mar 2021 |
Marcus Machell, UK New Product Manager, Contenur - LARAC Partner

We are close to finishing our new UK wheelie bin plant in Liverpool and, as the opening day approaches, we wanted to introduce the UK team to you.