Reducing Waste and Reducing Costs in your Business – Free Seminar in Thurles

Businesses of all sizes can make significant cost savings by focusing on waste in their business. Every business creates unnecessary ...
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European Commission steps forward to cut on single-use plastics – but it’s just the beginning

The European Commission has taken a leap forward in tackling plastic pollution, with new laws to reduce throwaway single-use plastics ...
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New EU tax on non-recycled plastic packaging waste will fail to address the plastic pollution crisis

The European Commission has announced a plan to tax non-recycled plastic packaging waste today within the new EU budget - ...
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Cashel zero waste festival

Cashel Zero Waste Festival Sunday 22nd April

A Zero Waste Festival will be held in Cashel on Sunday April 22nd. The festival is being organised by Zero ...
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Plastic packaging failing to prevent food waste crisis, new study finds

A rise in plastic food packaging is failing to reduce Europe’s growing food waste problem, and in some cases may ...
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Waste was sorted into over 40 different categories during the Waste Characterisation Study

Over 1/5th of waste in Cashel bins is food waste

The results of the Waste Characterisation Study that was carried out as part of the Zero Waste Cashel project has ...
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Pictured at the launch of the VOICE Recycling Ambassador Programme are Suzie Cahn, Project Manager, Minister Denis Naughten and Mindy O Brien, VOICE Co-ordinator

VOICE and REPAK launch Community Grant to support Recycling Ambassador Programme

A new grant has been rolled out to help dislodge any remaining confusion about what goes in our recycling bins ...
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Story of your stuff EPA

The Story of Your Stuff competition for secondary schools launched by the EPA

Following the success of last year’s competition, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is pleased to launch the 2018 The Story of ...
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National Waste Statistics Environmental Protection Agency Ireland

EPA launches “National Waste Statistics” web resource

The EPA has launched a new National Waste Statistics web resource, providing: One online location for national waste statistics for ...
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zero waste masterplan

The Zero Waste Masterplan a modular, step-by-step guide to zero waste on a municipal level

In the past few years the zero waste movement has grown beyond many people’s wildest expectations. Zero waste cities have ...
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