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# recycling - Friday 4 May, 2012

Post-mortem results on newborn found dead at recycling plant

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

From The Daily Edge How to...clean the whole world Cleaning This post contains videos

How to...clean the whole world

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ireland gets its first ever Christmas Tree Throwing Championship

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

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

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

# recycling - Monday 14 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...

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

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

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

# recycling - Saturday 6 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Drought forces town to recycle urine Drought

Drought forces town to recycle urine

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 This post contains images

The week in photos

This is the week that was, in pictures.

# recycling - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Pepsi unveils new plant-based bottle

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

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