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# recycling - Friday 15 June, 2012

Locals in Meath told to keep windows closed and stay indoors following Panda blaze
# Fire
# Fire

Locals in Meath told to keep windows closed and stay indoors following Panda blaze

Jun 15th 2012, 12:35 PM 5,973 Views 8 Comments

Fire at the recycling plant is continuing to burn, but is controlled.

# recycling - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Fire crews battle blaze at recycling plant in Meath
# Fire
# Fire

Fire crews battle blaze at recycling plant in Meath

Jun 14th 2012, 7:17 AM 2,909 Views 3 Comments

The fire at the Panda recycling plant outside Slane broke out at around 11.30pm last night.

# recycling - Friday 1 June, 2012

What happens to your ballot paper after your vote is counted?
# Referendum
# Referendum

What happens to your ballot paper after your vote is counted?

Jun 1st 2012, 10:40 AM 5,873 Views 21 Comments

What will the authorities do with the 1.5 million-or-so ballot papers, once the result of today’s referendum is known?

Over 75,000 disposable BBQs will be used in 2012
# Recycle
# Recycle

Over 75,000 disposable BBQs will be used in 2012

Jun 1st 2012, 7:30 AM 2,403 Views 10 Comments

Repak wants consumers to think of the ‘forgotten recyclables’ from barbecue season over the June bank holiday.

# recycling - Friday 4 May, 2012

Post-mortem results on newborn found dead at recycling plant
# Scunthorpe
# Scunthorpe

Post-mortem results on newborn found dead at recycling plant

May 4th 2012, 10:24 AM 5,060 Views 10 Comments

The post-mortem has revealed that the body found in Scunthorpe was that of a newborn baby boy. On Wednesday a teenage girl came forward, saying she was the child’s mother.

# recycling - Friday 20 April, 2012

How to...clean the whole world
# Cleaning
From The Daily Edge
# Cleaning

How to...clean the whole world

Apr 20th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,196 Views 6 Comments

The World Cleanup 2012 has kicked off across three continents with thousands of volunteers expected to turn out to clean up their countries.

# recycling - Friday 6 April, 2012

Easter (chocolate) by numbers
# Recycling
# Recycling

Easter (chocolate) by numbers

Apr 6th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,458 Views 5 Comments

As we consume about 9.5 million Easter eggs over the next few days, Repak has asked us to keep recycling in mind.

# recycling - 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 3,589 Views 13 Comments

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

# recycling - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

City Manager: Yes, we made mistakes with the Dublin bins
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

City Manager: Yes, we made mistakes with the Dublin bins

Jan 24th 2012, 10:42 AM 3,325 Views 18 Comments

At an emergency meeting of Dublin City Council last night councillors asked the Competition Authority to examine how the privatisation of the waste collection service took place.

# recycling - Friday 6 January, 2012

Christmas is over: time for the decorations dump
# Recycling
# Recycling

Christmas is over: time for the decorations dump

Jan 6th 2012, 7:00 AM 6,761 Views 5 Comments

City and county councils have opened Christmas tree recycling depots across the country so you can be kind to your tree (and the environment).

# recycling - Friday 23 December, 2011

Ireland gets its first ever Christmas Tree Throwing Championship
# Christmas Tree
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Tree

Ireland gets its first ever Christmas Tree Throwing Championship

Dec 23rd 2011, 12:24 PM 2,886 Views 4 Comments

Enter the contest for the glory (and to dispose of the Christmas tree efficiently).

# recycling - Thursday 22 December, 2011

In numbers: what we consume over Christmas
# Recycling
# Recycling

In numbers: what we consume over Christmas

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:58 AM 1,842 Views 7 Comments

Fifty million cans of beer, 22 million bottles of wine, four million boxes of chocolates – Repak says recycling can ease the guilt.

# recycling - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Planned 'superdump' in North Dublin cancelled
# Superdump
# Superdump

Planned 'superdump' in North Dublin cancelled

Dec 13th 2011, 3:18 PM 2,574 Views 20 Comments

The controversial landfill in Lusk which was first proposed in 1997 had been opposed by the local community.

# recycling - Monday 14 November, 2011

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...
# Birdhouse
From The Daily Edge
# Birdhouse

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...

Nov 14th 2011, 2:47 PM 4,182 Views 44 Comments

Enterprising designer finds new use for old election posters – he builds a little birdhouse with them…

# recycling - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Scrap metal thieves targeting farmers
# Scrap Metal
# Scrap Metal

Scrap metal thieves targeting farmers

Sep 21st 2011, 6:28 PM 711 Views 3 Comments

A farmers’ association has called on the Gardaí to increase its supervision of the scrap metal industry in order to protects its members’ land.

# recycling - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

More than 500 new jobs announced nationwide
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

More than 500 new jobs announced nationwide

Aug 10th 2011, 8:38 AM 721 Views 4 Comments

Some 445 jobs will be created by Enterprise Ireland firms, with another 100 announced by a Cork healthcare facility.

# recycling - Saturday 6 August, 2011

Drought forces town to recycle urine
# Drought
From The Daily Edge
# Drought

Drought forces town to recycle urine

Aug 6th 2011, 2:53 PM 579 Views 14 Comments

A Texan town has been hit so hard by drought that it will begin recycling treated effluent and turning it into drinking water.

# recycling - Friday 8 July, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jul 8th 2011, 6:51 PM 1,332 Views 3 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

# recycling - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Pepsi unveils new plant-based bottle
# Environment
# Environment

Pepsi unveils new plant-based bottle

Mar 15th 2011, 3:31 PM 1,946 Views 0 Comments

New bottle costs the same as old bottle but is made from materials like pine bark and corn husk.

# recycling - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Environmentalists see red as Republicans scrap green initiatives
# United States
# United States

Environmentalists see red as Republicans scrap green initiatives

Mar 1st 2011, 12:43 PM 620 Views 0 Comments

Environmentally-friendly items – including biodegradable cutlery and recyclable cups – set to be changed by Republicans.