Sep 12 2014

Next Leominster Repair Cafe – 11th October 2014

Next Leominster Repair Cafe - 11th October 2014

The next Repair Cafe will be taking place at Grange Court in Leominster on Saturday 11th October, 2014.  It will run from 0930 to 1300 and will have an Upcycling element this time.   That means a specific focus on how things can be reused or turned into something different, rather than be thrown away..

Aug 14 2014

What is Biogas or Anaerobic Digestion?

What is Biogas or Anaerobic Digestion?

Low and Behold has been working on biogas or Anaerobic Digestion (AD) projects for around ten years.  So we’re pleased to support a new short film explaining the basics of AD.  Fronted by the charming Michael Chesshire and brought into life by metnet, the Marches Environmental Technologies Network, this will tell you all you need.

Mar 27 2014

Time for a Spring Clean?

Time for a Spring Clean?

Now the sun is shining and lambs are leaping in the fields, are you thinking it’s time for a spring clean? If so, then you might want to get in touch via home@lowandbehold.co.uk to get hold of a vacuum, new mop or mop bucket! Free to charities and not-for-profit organisations and available at a low.

Mar 26 2014

Business Reuse and Recycling

Business Reuse and Recycling

It’s been a busy couple of months at Low and Behold, not least because we moved into our new warehouse site back in November.  This unit in Leominster has helped us expand our award-winning business reuse and recycling service.  We are now able to sort, categorise and weigh materials more effectively and can now also.

Jan 22 2014

Sports Wear Reuse

Sports t-shirt, swim cap and iphone holder

Happy New Year! 2014 is finally here and our Reuse project is going from strength to strength. As part of the service we have been able to provide swimming caps to a charity that provides a whole range of swimming activities to disabled children. The swimming caps were provided to us, as they were surplus.

Dec 24 2013

Merry Christmas from Low and Behold!

Merry Christmas from Low and Behold!

So the festive period has finally arrived and soon we will be entering 2014.  We hope everybody has had a great year and are looking forward to the challenges of the next! The last year has been busy for us with several new services offered.  In the past 12 months we have started a new.

Nov 19 2013

metnet Conference 2013

metnet Conference 2013

Metnet, the Marches Environmental TechnologiesNetwork, is a business network that promotes collaborative working among businesses that provide products or services within the environmental technologies sector in Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Telford & Wrekin and Shropshire. On Thursday 14th November they ran their annual conference at Worcester County Cricket Club. The event gave us a great opportunity to.

Oct 31 2013

Food Waste at a Waste Composition Analysis

Food Waste at a Waste Composition Analysis

Here at Low and Behold we are always interested in getting our hands dirty and experiencing the reality of the waste industry.  In the past this has included days volunteering at a festival with the recycling crews sorting through the bins to remove any contamination from within the recycling.  Our latest endeavour was to volunteer.

Oct 23 2013

Technology Strategy Board and Resource Efficiency

Technology Strategy Board and Resource Efficiency

The Technology Strategy Board has a simple aim, to accelerate economic growth by stimulating and supporting business-led innovation. They offer advice and funding to help businesses develop new products and services and therefore bring them closer to market. One of their main priorities focuses on Resource Efficiency.  A large part of the challenges faced focuses.

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.

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