Local authorities must prioritise environmental protection to improve air and water quality and increase waste recycling

Local Authorities play a vital role in protecting our environment and carried out over 197,000 environmental inspections in 2022. Local authorities need to prioritise enforcement of the roll-out and use of 3-bin systems to improve segregation of household and commercial waste. More local authority farm inspections and follow-up enforcement is needed to reduce the impact […]

Bord na Móna ‘in the business of climate action’, details investment in Green Economy and Just Transition Plans

Investment in renewable energy development, new business projects, waste recycling and resource recovery of over €1.6 billion over next ten years* Almost 100 new direct jobs and over 150 indirect jobs will be created in the development of renewable energy assets and new recycling operations by 2023. Waste recycling and resource recovery to create approximately […]

Tipperary to host Regional Workshop for waste industry and businesses

Local public and private waste industry representatives as well as business operators interested in waste recycling and prevention are being invited to a Regional information event in County Tipperary next month.   The “Envisioning Resource Efficiency” event takes place in the Horse & Jockey Hotel on Thursday November 14th 2013 and is being hosted by the Southern Region Waste […]