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#Bin Collection

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Homeless man in Athlone escapes being tipped into bin truck
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# Close Call

Homeless man in Athlone escapes being tipped into bin truck

Sep 4th 2014, 4:05 PM 15,379 Views 25 Comments

Staff at the waste management company had been instructed to check in every bin before emptying it and a worker spotted him asleep inside one.

Receiver appointed to Greenstar Waste management
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# Greenstar

Receiver appointed to Greenstar Waste management

Aug 23rd 2012, 12:52 PM 7,803 Views 16 Comments

Company employs 800 people and provides waste services to 80,000 households.

Increase in Dublin bin charges set to kick in from today
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# Rubbish

Increase in Dublin bin charges set to kick in from today

Jul 1st 2012, 7:45 AM 5,751 Views 27 Comments

The waste collection companies say that the price rise is to cover the cost of the Government landfill levy.

Bin changeover a 'shambles' - Dublin Lord Mayor
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# Bin Collection

Bin changeover a 'shambles' - Dublin Lord Mayor

Feb 15th 2012, 8:52 AM 3,738 Views 45 Comments

Andrew Montague said that there had not been enough time given to the changeover.

Data chiefs launch twin investigations into Greyhound bins transfer
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# Bin Collection

Data chiefs launch twin investigations into Greyhound bins transfer

Jan 26th 2012, 7:46 PM 3,610 Views 13 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner wants to see whether Greyhound’s collection of Dublin City Council’s debts is legal.

Emergency meeting over Dublin city bins 'disaster'
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# Bins

Emergency meeting over Dublin city bins 'disaster'

Jan 23rd 2012, 10:35 AM 3,823 Views 16 Comments

Dublin City councillors are angry with the city managers over how the bin collection service was privatised, saying residents are confused over what’s happening.

Councillor criticises 'disruption and confusion' of Dublin bin changeover
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# Bin Collection

Councillor criticises 'disruption and confusion' of Dublin bin changeover

Jan 22nd 2012, 7:04 PM 4,321 Views 26 Comments

Sinn Féin Cllr Mícheál Mac Donncha said the council had failed to negotiate the handover properly with private operators Greyhound.