... you might want to take the opportunity to apply for this PhD, it's an unusual opportunity for those with an real interest in waste  who want to be at the forefront of taking us all to the next level of eliminating waste altogether.

The Big Fix 2020 - 15 February -Take part!

24 Jan 2020 |
Catherine Causley, Re Use Project Officer, Devon County Council

Catherine Causeley, winner of the 2019 LARAC Award for Outstanding Contribution to Recycling, has recently been busy on the next Big Fix project - BIG FIX 2020 - UK wide!

Sharing your RAWPIC calculations with LARAC

10 Dec 2019 |
Ellen Struthers, Anthesis

If you were unable to join the recent webinar on Calculating the Impact of Resources and Waste Policy Change with RAWPIC we just wanted to let you know that the recording from this webinar is now available via the Anthesis website, and the slide deck with responses to all questions will be uploaded shortly.

Last month our Chair, Carole Taylor attended a meeting of the Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging Challenge Advisory Group (SSPP CAG) which also includes representatives from Defra, WRAP, retailers, plastics manufacturers and leading academics. This is the second meeting of the SSPP CAG where Carole has represented LARAC in the last couple of months.

LARAC Chair Confirmed for New Two Year Term

29 Nov 2019 |
LARAC Office

LARAC has confirmed that Carole Taylor will continue as Chair of the organisation for another two-year term. Ms Taylor, who is also LARAC’s North West representative, is one of the longest serving members of the Executive and has previously been Treasurer and Vice Chair before taking up the role of Chair in January 2018.