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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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Press Release from the Department of the Environment on Pay By Weight Government plan for Pay By Weight introduces Price Freeze and phased introduction of Pay-by-Weight

Published on Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016 Mr. Simon Coveney T.D., Minister for Environment, Community and Local Government today (21 June, 2016) announced the successful conclusion of an agreement with the Waste Industry with regard to […]

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