Oct 19 2013

LARAC Conference 2013

LARAC Conference 2013

We recently attended the annual LARAC (Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee) Conference that took place at the East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham. While I was only able to attend the first day of the conference, there was still a lot to be gained from that short amount of time. LARAC is an organisation run.

Apr 18 2013

Fast FWD – food waste disposer research results

Fast FWD - food waste disposer research results

“Waste management (including both collection and disposal) is the fourth largest area of council spend at £7 billion a year. As a valued universal service affecting all households, it is perhaps the most visible and well understood of all the services that councils provide. This makes the effective management of waste services absolutely critical.” So.

Mar 7 2013

The Impacts of Food Waste Disposers

A food waste disposer under a kitchen sink

Low and Behold has been working for the Local Government Association since November 2011 as part of the Productivity Programme. “Waste management is one of the four highest spend areas for local government. Volumes of waste appear in recent years to be stabilising, but the unit cost of waste collection is increasing and a combination.