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Let’s get paper and card sorted

3 Sep 2019 |
CPI, Our Paper - LARAC Partner

For households, recycling paper and card is a simple business. You place it into your council kerbside collection and then the truck comes to take it all away to be transformed into shining new paper and card that can be recycled all over again.

Recycle Week, it’s time to act

3 Sep 2019 |
Craig Stephens, Resource and Campaigns Manager., WRAP

On September 23rd, Recycle Week 2019 will kick off with a huge out of home, PR, and advertising campaign across the nation. We are bringing schools, businesses, councils, and citizens together to show that we can all make a difference. An extensive social media campaign will support the action, with influencers and brands lined up to help spread the message.

What’s Brexit got to do with Bins?

20 Aug 2019 |
Carole Taylor, LARAC Chair

In my last piece I mentioned the “consultation lull” and we were waiting to hear the outcome of the DEFRA consultations. They appeared sooner than anticipated, and we now know that there will be further consultations in spring 2020.

The Health & Safety Executive – A step change in the right direction?

20 Aug 2019 |
Ashley Wild, LARAC Health and Safety

Talking about the HSE can always be a contentious issue, especially if you have been subject to enforcement action. Therefore, perceptions will differ greatly depending on who you talk to.

Modulo Beton HWRCs – construction with a conscience

7 Aug 2019 |
Modulo Beton - LARAC Partner
“We did not inherit the earth from our parents we borrow it from our children”. “Glass bottles take 4,000 years to decompose” “Glass takes 1 million years to fully degrade in a landfill”