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#Bin Collection

# bin-collection - Thursday 4 September, 2014

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

Homeless man in Athlone escapes being tipped into bin truck

Sep 4th 2014, 4:05 PM 15,328 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.

# bin-collection - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Receiver appointed to Greenstar Waste management
# Greenstar
# Greenstar

Receiver appointed to Greenstar Waste management

Aug 23rd 2012, 12:52 PM 7,777 Views 16 Comments

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

# bin-collection - Sunday 1 July, 2012

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

Increase in Dublin bin charges set to kick in from today

Jul 1st 2012, 7:45 AM 5,708 Views 27 Comments

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

# bin-collection - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

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

Bin changeover a 'shambles' - Dublin Lord Mayor

Feb 15th 2012, 8:52 AM 3,712 Views 45 Comments

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

# bin-collection - Thursday 26 January, 2012

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

Data chiefs launch twin investigations into Greyhound bins transfer

Jan 26th 2012, 7:46 PM 3,578 Views 13 Comments

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

# bin-collection - Monday 23 January, 2012

Emergency meeting over Dublin city bins 'disaster'
# Bins
# Bins

Emergency meeting over Dublin city bins 'disaster'

Jan 23rd 2012, 10:35 AM 3,794 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.

# bin-collection - Sunday 22 January, 2012

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

Councillor criticises 'disruption and confusion' of Dublin bin changeover

Jan 22nd 2012, 7:04 PM 4,305 Views 26 Comments

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