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# pay by weight
Explainer: Pay-by-weight bin charges are coming but what exactly does that mean for you?
Will it spark water charges-style protests?
# Bin Charges
Pay-by-weight bin charge delayed, but it's not being scrapped - Minister
Minister Denis Naughten said a pricing regime is yet to be agreed with the waste sector.
# Controversy
Bin charges latest: Most companies have agreed to freeze prices for a year
The Irish Waste Management Association has agreed a number of measures it says “will alleviate consumer concerns” over bin charges.
# tips to avoid the skips
Experts give their tips on how to reduce your waste (and save your money)
We found out some great tips from people in the know like chef Catherine Fulvio and the Environmental Protection Agency.
# Wheelie Confusing
The new Pay By Weight bin system (including recycling) explained
Green bins, black bags and microchips: We answer the questions everyone is asking.
# new bin charges
New bin charges will see individual bags banned
Councils will have the power to allow people living in areas unsuitable for wheelie bin collection be able to use them.
# Rubbish
Fears bin charges will rise as new 'pay by weight' system rolls out this year
“People whose waste weighs less, will pay less and people’s whose waste weighs more, will pay more.”