Cashel to become Ireland’s first Zero Waste Town #zerowastecashel

  The heritage town of Cashel in County Tipperary is moving towards a cleaner, greener future as it begins the process to become Ireland’s first Zero Waste town. “Towards Zero Waste Cashel” is an 18-month pilot initiative which promotes reducing waste and repairing and repurposing items, and was officially launched on Thursday 2nd March at […]

Recycling Tips To Reduce The Christmas Waste Mountain

  A campaign aimed at promoting good recycling practices and cutting down on the mountains of waste sent to landfill over the Christmas period has been launched.   The Southern Region Waste Management Office has published a list of items that often end up contaminating recycling bins having been mistakenly identified as recyclable. Among the […]

Tipperary Householders Say No To Junk Mail

An initiative designed to help householders to reduce the amount of waste being generated by unsolicited mail dropped through letterboxes is being extended.   The Southern Waste Regional Office, which launched the ‘Say No to Junk Mail’ campaign last March, is providing 8 local authorities across the south of Ireland with thousands of additional junk […]

A Slice Of Advice For Tipperary Homes For Waste Reduction

With Christmas fast approaching, the Southern Region Waste Management Office is reminding householders of some of the ways they can reduce their food waste and save money in the process.   With a recycling rate of 48%, the Southern Waste Region – encompassing Carlow, Clare, Cork, Cork, Kerry, Kilkenny, Limerick, Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford – […]