Andy Doran has stepped down as chairman of the Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee (LARAC) to become the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs' Head of Local Authority Waste Performance. Current LARAC vice chairman Lee Marshall was unanimously elected to replace Doran and become LARAC's seventh chairman.
Suez and sustainability consultancy Anthesis Group have launched an online ‘calculator’ to help local authorities understand and quantify the impact of waste policy on their recycling and waste management services.
The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) is looking to procure a framework contract of operators to run its in-vessel composting (IVC) treatment in response to a Government proposal to introduce mandatory food waste collections by 2023.
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