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Irish households throw away one third of food every week – New campaign urges Irish people to reduce food waste and make use of brown bin –

Irish households must become more active in preventing food waste and managing their food waste appropriately, according to a new campaign run by the three Regional Waste Management Offices. The campaign, which will run across […]

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Reuse Month: The video

    Looking back at Reuse Month 2016: Sit back and watch this fab video montage of the Reuse Month October 2016 activities that took place in the Eastern-Midlands Region!  

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ACR+ presents Dublin City Council and the Eastern Midlands Region Waste Management Plan

We were delighted to have an interview with the EMWRO Coordinator, Hugh Coughlan, featured in the ‘Eyes on the Members’ section of the ACR+ Newsletter this week. ACR+ is an international network of cities and regions who […]

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Wicklow Students Get Busy Making Christmas Decorations

The prize giving for the annual Wicklow County Council Christmas Decoration Competition was held in County Buildings on Monday the 19th of December.  The competition is run in primary schools throughout the county.  “The rules […]

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I’m dreaming of a Green Christmas

The Eastern-Midlands Regional Waste Office (EMWRO) has put together a handy guide to greening your Christmas to help reduce or reuse your waste at Christmas time. Between food and wrapping paper, household waste increases by […]

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Reusable Coffee Cups Trending in DCU

The Eastern-Midlands Waste Regional Office (EMWRO) was delighted to team up with Dublin City University (DCU) students on a social media campaign designed to encourage the use of reusable coffee cups on campus. The campaign, […]

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National Reuse Month launches – Repair Remake Re-imagine

Minister for Communication, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten, TD, today launched National Reuse Month in the Wood Quay Venue, Dublin 8.  October 2016 has been designated as National Reuse Month involving the three Regional […]

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The Upcycle Challenge 2016

Are you a passionate upcycler? Can you wield your creative magic to turn a tired, old item in a quirky conversation piece? Then this Free Trade Ireland competition is for you! The Upcycle Challenge is […]

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