News, Blogs & Events


18 Jul 2018

Maesmawr Hall Hotel, Caersws

LARAC WALES MEMBERS keep this date for your diary. 

The Annual LARAC/WG Conference is now set for 18th July at the usual Maesmawr Hall Hotel location in Caersws.  

The programme is under development, and booking will begin very soon!  

We'll be in touch!

Meanwhile, get your car load of colleagues together and work out who's driving!

LARAC responds to HM Treasury consultation on plastics

16 May 2018 |
Dianne Hewgill, LARAC Policy Support Officer

LARAC has responded to the HM Treasury call for evidence on ‘Tackling the plastic problem’. The consultation explores how changes to the tax system or charging could be used to reduce single use plastics and what further economic incentives may be effective.

Annual LARAC/CIWM West Midlands Event

5 Jul 2018

Craemer, Telford

Fast becoming an annual date, this LARAC/CIWM event is set to take place in Telford (at Craemer UK Ltd, Craemer House, Hortonwood 1, Telford, Shropshire TF1 7GN) on 5th July.  
At the moment this is a date for your diary.  

We are finalising the programme and will be opening for bookings as soon as we can. 

Helping Councils boost recycling rates for food and garden waste

8 May 2018 |
James Lee, Managing Director Cromwell Polythene
James Lee explores simple steps that can be taken to reduce food and garden waste waste

Next steps for waste and the circular economy in Scotland

20 Jun 2018

Central Edinburgh


Colin MacBean, Head of Zero Waste, The Scottish Government