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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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Dun Laoghaire Students Impress in Eco Christmas Decoration Comp

The Environment was the clear winner in this year's reuse and recycling Christmas Decoration Competition for primary school children. The annual competition, which is organised by the Environmental Awareness Officers working with Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council,...

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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 of the competition are simple." explains...

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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 about one third over the festive period....

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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, dubbed KeepMeDCU, launched on Monday 21st...

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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 Waste Offices who are...

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