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The Welsh public sector and the plastics challenge

The Welsh public sector and the plastics challenge

Addressing the plastics challenge through procurement.

Are you interested in the use and disposal of plastic in all aspects of modern society? Want to know how the public sector plays a key role in addressing the issues and identifying challenges and solutions to the problems in relation to procuring and delivering public services in Wales?

If so, WRAP Cymru is running a free half-day workshop, designed for anyone responsible for public sector procurement decisions in Wales.

What will it cover?

  • The WRAP Cymru ‘Towards a plastics route map' and WRAP UK Plastics Pact to highlight the current market dynamics and impact on public sector procurement.
  • Outlining potential solutions and barriers to implementation, including cost-saving opportunities, and how it can help reach the goals in the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015.
  • How to embed good practice through the procurement process aligned with the waste hierarchy to reduce, reuse, recycle.

Who is it for?

  • Heads of Procurement and Category Managers
  • Catering Heads and Managers
  • Environment Directors
  • Estates and Facilities
  • Public Sector Sustainability Professionals
  • Elected Members
  • All supply chain stakeholders

How can I attend?

Secure your free place at the Cardiff workshop. Tuesday, 11 September, 2018 - 10:00 - 13:30

Secure your free place at the St Asaph workshop. Wednesday, 12 September, 2018 - 10:00 - 13:30