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Think you're a recycling expert? See if you can get top marks in this video quiz
Hint: All plastics can now be placed in the recycling bin.
All plastics can now go in the recycling bin - here’s what you need to know
We spoke to recycling experts at Repak to break everything down.
Which bin for pizza boxes? See if you can beat this recycling video quiz
Test your knowledge of recycling, one level at a time.
'Don't forget to clean out shampoo bottles': 7 common mistakes people make when recycling
There’s more to recycling than just throwing things in the correct bin.
QUIZ: How much do you know about recycling around the world?
From who recycles over 90% of their aluminium to who’s not doing any.
6 simple ways to improve your recycling habits, according to Paul O'Donovan
Soft plastic belongs in the general bin for one, says the Repak ambassador and Olympic rower.
'We’re one of the leaders in Europe': An inside look at how your plastic gets recycled
We joined Repak’s Team Green to learn how it all happens.
How are you at recycling? See how you compare to other readers here
Rate your habits now.
7 easy ways to have a more environmentally-friendly Christmas
Including some much-needed gifting inspiration.
QUIZ: Are these common Christmas items recyclable?
We’re set to generate 83,000 tonnes of packaging this Christmas.
QUIZ: Can you spot which of these should go in your recycling bin?
Can you help Ireland get to 50% recycling levels by 2025?
WATCH: One million nappies and a live snake - here's what's been found in Irish recycling centres
In some urban areas, 40% of recycling can be contaminated.
QUIZ: Are You Naughty Or Nice When It Comes To Recycling?
You always reuse your wrapping paper, right?
After a bargain? Here are 10 of the best deals for Christmas
From iPhones to discounted toys – here’s how to save (and help the environment)..
Repak is 20 years old - here’s what we’ve recycled as a nation in that time
What does 10 million tonnes look like?
QUIZ: Are you really putting the right things in your recycle bin?
From pizza boxes to perfume bottles, which should go in the green bin?
QUIZ: Are You On the Naughty Or Nice List For Recycling This Christmas?
It’s kind of like Santa’s list, but more important.
7 ways to have a green Christmas this year
While you’re hoping for a white one.
QUIZ: How Many Of These Simple Recycling Facts Do You Know?
Think you’re fairly green? Let’s find out…
Here it is - everything you've ever wanted to know about recycling but were afraid to ask
Ever wondered if you were doing it right? We’ve got all the answers…