Reuse Month 2017 – the fun begins!

Reuse Month 2017 – the fun begins!

We need your help! For Reuse Month 2017, we want to build a bank of people who can run reuse, remake, repair and creative workshops in their local area. If you’re good with your hands and wish to pass on your wonderful skills, please let us know! Follow the links on...
Recycling & Reusing is never a waste

Recycling & Reusing is never a waste

The Government is ending flat rate fees for household waste collection. More than half of Irish households will not be affected as they are already using a system which includes a weight based or per lift charge. The phasing-out of flat rate fees will start as...
Upcyclers rise to the challenge and turn Trash to Treasure

Upcyclers rise to the challenge and turn Trash to Treasure

Items created from an old sewing machine, bicycle tubes, a cable spool and recovered timber all triumphed as overall winners in the Upcycle Challenge 2017 competition prize-giving event on Friday 24th November. Westmeath Co. Council Leas-Cathaoirleach, Cllr. Tom...

Recycle in the workplace to make Ireland a world leader in recycling

Recycling List Ireland is proud to support Repak’s Team Green initiative. Repak are calling on everyone to play their part in making Ireland a world leader for plastic recycling. A huge part of achieving this goal is to remember to continue good recycling practices not just at home, but in the workplace too.

Single use coffee cups are not on Recycling List Ireland

Single use coffee cups are not on Recycling List Ireland

22,000 coffee cups are disposed of in Ireland every hour, that is 528,000 every day or 200 million a year. Single use coffee cups are not on Recycling List Ireland and cannot be put in the Recycling Bin.  Up to 200 million single use coffee cups are thrown away every...
Reuse Academy free workshops

Reuse Academy free workshops

To celebrate World Environment Day (Tuesday 5th of June), the Reuse Academy launches today offering community groups in the Eastern-Midlands area FREE upcycling and reuse courses. The Reuse Academy is a partnership between the Eastern Midlands Regional Waste Office...