# circular economy

1st March 2024
New national plan to manage and prevent waste in Ireland to be launched today
Last year
New requirement for all households to have brown bin from January 'won't be an overnight change'
Just 28% of plastic packaging recycled as country remains off track to meet EU targets
Eamon Ryan says school exam system 'not serving our purposes'
Ireland at risk of missing plastic recycling targets, with most plastic waste incinerated
All time
Inside the small Finnish city that became a big player in climate action
Circular Economy Act signed into law with disposable cup levy due before end of year
20c charge for single-use coffee cups set to be brought in later this year
Regulations have been signed for a Deposit Return Scheme for plastic bottles and aluminium cans
Your crash course in... the circular economy