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# recycling - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Recycling worker finds (and returns) €1,500 hidden in a shoe
# Don't Bin It
# Don't Bin It

Recycling worker finds (and returns) €1,500 hidden in a shoe

Apr 1st 2015, 2:18 PM 19,117 Views 22 Comments

Fair play Costica.

# recycling - Thursday 19 March, 2015

People in Italy are living in this treehouse
# Growing The Idea
# Growing The Idea

People in Italy are living in this treehouse

Mar 19th 2015, 4:42 PM 2,714 Views 0 Comments

This structure was designed by Luciano Pia and incorporates more than 150 trees.

# recycling - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Opinion: How to make your home (or business!) more efficient and green
# Green Living
# Green Living

Opinion: How to make your home (or business!) more efficient and green

Jan 15th 2015, 8:00 AM 65 Views 10 Comments

Top tips for changes that can dramatically reduce the financial, and environmental, costs of running a home or business.

# recycling - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Your Christmas dinner is in the bin (well, the leftovers)
# Bottle It Up
# Bottle It Up

Your Christmas dinner is in the bin (well, the leftovers)

Dec 24th 2014, 8:15 AM 7,744 Views 11 Comments

We’re second in the EU28 for recycling – but here’s how we could do a hell of a lot better.

# recycling - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

We recycle 37 glass bottles a week per head of population and they’re mainly alcohol related
# Green
# Green

We recycle 37 glass bottles a week per head of population and they’re mainly alcohol related

Oct 14th 2014, 8:30 AM 6,782 Views 40 Comments

There’s been an increase of nearly 10% in glass bottle collections.

# recycling - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Panda worker found almost €3,000 in a skip and got it back to the rightful owner
# Honest Day's Work
# Honest Day's Work

Panda worker found almost €3,000 in a skip and got it back to the rightful owner

Sep 23rd 2014, 1:39 PM 16,880 Views 27 Comments

The woman dumped the cash by mistake when clearing out her fathers house after he recently passed away.

Do you own any of these recycling bins? 18 of them are worth a total of €18,000
# Stolen
# Stolen

Do you own any of these recycling bins? 18 of them are worth a total of €18,000

Sep 23rd 2014, 9:04 AM 12,630 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí recovered the recycling bins in Ashbourne.

# recycling - Monday 22 September, 2014

Greyhound workers vote to end 14-week lockout
# All Tidied Up?
# All Tidied Up?

Greyhound workers vote to end 14-week lockout

Sep 22nd 2014, 10:58 PM 13,322 Views 57 Comments

The agreement will see a number of redundancies and a wage reduction of between 15% and 20%.

# recycling - Friday 5 September, 2014

Greyhound pledges to reduce 35% pay cut and offers workers redundancy
# Deal On The Table
# Deal On The Table

Greyhound pledges to reduce 35% pay cut and offers workers redundancy

Sep 5th 2014, 9:56 PM 12,693 Views 80 Comments

The workers will have to vote on the proposals next week.

# recycling - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Hunt on to identify dismembered man found in recycling plant
# Body
# Body

Hunt on to identify dismembered man found in recycling plant

Aug 13th 2014, 8:51 AM 6,937 Views 6 Comments

The man’s lower leg was found on 31 July.

# recycling - Friday 1 August, 2014

Examination due on human remains found at Dublin recycling plant
# Limb Found
# Limb Found

Examination due on human remains found at Dublin recycling plant

Aug 1st 2014, 5:26 PM 13,425 Views 28 Comments

A human limb was found at a recycling plant in Ballyfermot late last night.

# recycling - Monday 28 July, 2014

Someone's come up with a fix for the 'brown bin' smell
# Bin Juice
# Bin Juice

Someone's come up with a fix for the 'brown bin' smell

Jul 28th 2014, 6:45 PM 35,357 Views 49 Comments

Entrepreneurs will stock product in Dunnes Stores – but reckon it will be a hit export too.

# recycling - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Greyhound "not interested in disputes", SIPTU says workers "effectively on breadline"
# Locked Out
# Locked Out

Greyhound "not interested in disputes", SIPTU says workers "effectively on breadline"

Jul 12th 2014, 3:00 PM 8,184 Views 58 Comments

The lockout has been ongoing for a number of weeks and both sides say they are willing to enter dialogue.

# recycling - Friday 27 June, 2014

Greyhound insists striking staff should get back to work
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Greyhound insists striking staff should get back to work

Jun 27th 2014, 2:35 PM 14,179 Views 51 Comments

The strike, which began at 6am, centres on a proposed pay cut and cuts to allowances.

# recycling - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Truck 'strikes Greyhound worker' during unofficial industrial action
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Truck 'strikes Greyhound worker' during unofficial industrial action

Jun 17th 2014, 3:35 PM 14,925 Views 44 Comments

Greyhound Household said it has “exhausted all industrial relations avenues”.

# recycling - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Apple will now recycle your old iPods and iPhones for free
# Environment
# Environment

Apple will now recycle your old iPods and iPhones for free

Apr 22nd 2014, 7:30 AM 13,982 Views 14 Comments

The scheme has been launched to coincide with Earth Day – which is today.

# recycling - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Taoiseach X2, recycling cars and a 'dragon': Everything happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Taoiseach X2, recycling cars and a 'dragon': Everything happening in Leinster House today

Feb 25th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,907 Views 0 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, if you must know…

# recycling - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Ballymount blaze rated a ‘Category 1′ incident by EPA
# Oxigen Plant
# Oxigen Plant

Ballymount blaze rated a ‘Category 1′ incident by EPA

Jan 26th 2014, 7:15 PM 40,524 Views 47 Comments

The fire at the Oxigen plant in west Dublin is still burning. It could be tomorrow before the all clear is given…

# recycling - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Zoo offers to recycle Christmas trees as toys for lions
# Big Softies
From The Daily Edge
# Big Softies

Zoo offers to recycle Christmas trees as toys for lions

Jan 7th 2014, 2:33 PM 2,187 Views 1 Comment

They just love that Christmas tree scent.

# recycling - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Don't bottle your recycling this Christmas
# Recycling Tips
# Recycling Tips

Don't bottle your recycling this Christmas

Dec 21st 2013, 8:30 AM 10,514 Views 32 Comments

We also have some tips to help you be a better recycler.

# recycling - Friday 23 August, 2013

# recycling - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Irish homes have an average of 110 batteries lying around
# Batteries Not Excluded
# Batteries Not Excluded

Irish homes have an average of 110 batteries lying around

Jun 20th 2013, 1:35 PM 5,027 Views 12 Comments

New figures show Irish people are recycling twice an EU target for waste electronics.

# recycling - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Global first as UCC retains Green Flag for environment
# Green Flag
# Green Flag

Global first as UCC retains Green Flag for environment

Apr 20th 2013, 7:45 AM 5,953 Views 10 Comments

The college was the first university in the world to be awarded the international Green Flag for environmental friendliness in 2010.

# recycling - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Ireland dramatically improves its recycling rates
# What Rubbish?
# What Rubbish?

Ireland dramatically improves its recycling rates

Mar 19th 2013, 12:29 PM 4,950 Views 18 Comments

Ireland was singled out for praise in a recent report by the European Environment Agency (EEA).

# recycling - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Recycling project turning cigarette butts into plastic
# No Butts
# No Butts

Recycling project turning cigarette butts into plastic

Feb 2nd 2013, 10:30 AM 8,540 Views 7 Comments

Entrepreneur has turned a creative eye on all kinds of refuse that would previously have gone straight to landfill.

# recycling - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Sad Christmas tree Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Sad Christmas tree Pic of the Day

Jan 9th 2013, 2:44 PM 10,248 Views 13 Comments

No comment.

# recycling - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Irish households will generate 25 per cent more packaging waste over Christmas
# Recycling
# Recycling

Irish households will generate 25 per cent more packaging waste over Christmas

Dec 22nd 2012, 8:30 AM 2,278 Views 12 Comments

Repak said Irish households will go through 5 million boxes of chocolates and 50 million bottles of beer this festive season.

# recycling - Friday 7 December, 2012

Poll: Should householders be charged for recycling bags?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should householders be charged for recycling bags?

Dec 7th 2012, 9:51 AM 6,844 Views 65 Comments

Greyhound previously gave Dubliners free bags to put their recycling in – but no more. What do you think?

# recycling - Thursday 6 December, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added dogs who can drive
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added dogs who can drive

Dec 6th 2012, 7:53 PM 5,721 Views 2 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Greyhound customers to be charged for recycling from tomorrow
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Greyhound customers to be charged for recycling from tomorrow

Dec 6th 2012, 4:47 PM 16,688 Views 48 Comments

Greyhound customers received a letter today informing them of the charge for recycling bags which will kick in on Friday.

# recycling - Sunday 2 December, 2012

What do you do with your old bicycle?
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

What do you do with your old bicycle?

Dec 2nd 2012, 9:45 AM 22,378 Views 22 Comments

This is what: New scheme sees old bikes refurbished for resale with profits going to employment and training schemes.

# recycling - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Pictures: Map of Dublin made from circuit boards
# Circuit Training
From The Daily Edge
# Circuit Training

Pictures: Map of Dublin made from circuit boards

Oct 13th 2012, 2:17 PM 11,751 Views 28 Comments

How many Dublin landmarks can you identify?

# recycling - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Man spends 50 years building helicopter from rubbish
# Upcycling
From The Daily Edge
# Upcycling

Man spends 50 years building helicopter from rubbish

Sep 16th 2012, 5:00 PM 16,586 Views 10 Comments

… And he’s not done yet.

# recycling - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

In numbers: Ireland's growing recycling trend
# Packaging
# Packaging

In numbers: Ireland's growing recycling trend

Aug 22nd 2012, 7:40 AM 5,496 Views 8 Comments

Some 208,000 tonnes of household packaged was recovered last year.

# recycling - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Drunk man survives being compacted - twice - after sleep in dumpster
# Trashed
From The Daily Edge
# Trashed

Drunk man survives being compacted - twice - after sleep in dumpster

Aug 14th 2012, 10:06 AM 7,268 Views 19 Comments

He emerged with only minor injuries, as the recycling truck wasn’t carrying a full load.

# recycling - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Landfill levy set for additional increase in July 2013
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Landfill levy set for additional increase in July 2013

Aug 5th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,051 Views 25 Comments

Levy to deter landfill use and increase recycling increased by 30 per cent last month – but Phil Hogan says plans are in place for another increase next summer.

# recycling - Sunday 24 June, 2012

# recycling - Monday 18 June, 2012

Ireland recycles equivalent weight of three Dublin Spires in batteries in 2011
# Recycling
# Recycling

Ireland recycles equivalent weight of three Dublin Spires in batteries in 2011

Jun 18th 2012, 8:48 AM 2,527 Views 8 Comments

Recycling of electrical items beat European targets last year.

# recycling - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Blaze at Panda plant extinguished after three days
# Fire
# Fire

Blaze at Panda plant extinguished after three days

Jun 17th 2012, 11:08 AM 2,824 Views 5 Comments

Firefighters shut down their operation this morning after removing burning waste from the plant.

# recycling - Friday 15 June, 2012