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25 May 2022

National Food Waste Recycling Week Launched 30th May – 6th June 2022

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National Food Waste Recycling Week Launched 30th May – 6th June 2022

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OLIO launched in Ireland!

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ELVES Support for F-Gas Compliance at ATFs continues with next round of training and the release of F-Gas Guidance Poster

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Unusually high temperatures to hit western Europe this week

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As We Leave Lockdown Behind, Let’s Make This a Litter-Free Summer

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21 Dec 2021

Over 4,000 Householders benefit from MyWaste.ie’s Food Waste Separation Roadshow

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20 Dec 2021

Government launches Ireland’s first Whole of Government Circular Economy Strategy

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15 Dec 2021

Not just for Christmas: Trees go to pot to ensure many festive returns

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15 Dec 2021

How to choose sustainable and practical homeware gifts

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15 Dec 2021

11 Eco-Friendly Christmas Crackers To Love This Year

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15 Dec 2021

50 Irish stays, vouchers and experiences to gift this Christmas

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15 Dec 2021

26 Irish experiences that make fantastic Christmas gift ideas

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15 Dec 2021

9 Irish experiences to gift this Christmas

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15 Dec 2021

Getting food savvy for Christmas

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15 Dec 2021

10 easy ways to use up your Christmas leftovers

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3 Dec 2021

All I want for Christmas is……a guilt free conscious

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30 Nov 2021

Fewer End-of-Life Electrical Gifts and Toys Being Recycled Now More Than Ever – WEEE Ireland

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30 Nov 2021

Large decrease in air pollution from traffic in 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions

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26 Nov 2021

Queen of Excess Reforms To Win Public Vote Winners of the Upcycle Challenge 2021 are announced

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23 Nov 2021

‘It’s a human hand that has to clean up your mess’: where does your recycling go?

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23 Nov 2021

Elves moves to ensure availability for the safe and responsible recycling of LGP converted vehicles

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4 Nov 2021

Cutting Emissions, Creating Green Jobs, Protecting People and the Planet

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2 Nov 2021

Cop26: Ireland to sign global pledge for 30% cut in methane emissions

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2 Nov 2021

Buy more, use more, eat more — more more more!

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1 Nov 2021

World leaders gather for ‘last, best hope’ COP26 climate summit

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28 Oct 2021

Eco-friendly sex: What is it and how does it impact on climate change?

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28 Oct 2021

Cop26: Our last chance to tackle climate catastrophe

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27 Oct 2021

We love a bit of Nigella at anytime of the year…..check out her ghoulish Halloween treats

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27 Oct 2021

How to use up Halloween pumpkin skin in a maple syrup pie – recipe

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19 Oct 2021

Post-lockdown survey shows improvements in towns but cities slip

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14 Oct 2021

World E-waste almost 60 million tonnes in 2021

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8 Oct 2021

Follow your lead

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7 Oct 2021

EPA End-of-Life Vehicles Infographic

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7 Oct 2021

No one likes a wasteful witch, this Halloween be a creative creature

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5 Oct 2021

Irish Startups Help Pave the Road to a Circular Economy

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30 Sep 2021

Reduce, Reuse………Reopen

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30 Sep 2021

Minister Ossian Smyth TD Launches Reuse Month 2021

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24 Sep 2021

5 tips to build a circular community with the EWWR

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16 Sep 2021

ELVES has published its Annual Report for 2020

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10 Sep 2021

More packaging waste, falling recycling rates for plastic and a heavy reliance on export mean that Ireland is missing opportunities to foster a circular economy.

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6 Sep 2021

Recycling Changes announced as Soft Plastic Waste, that is clean, dry and loose, can now be placed in Irish Household Recycling Bins

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9 Aug 2021

Report warns climate change is ‘widespread, rapid’

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3 Aug 2021

Wild Camping Spots in Ireland: 14 of the Best

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30 Jul 2021

Could Food Waste Be the Future of Fashion?

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30 Jul 2021

Do meal kits reduce food waste? USDA explores potential amid rise in plant-based convenience foods

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29 Jul 2021

The truth about fast fashion: can you tell how ethical your clothing is by its price?

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26 Jul 2021

Staycationing this summer, check out our top tips:

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26 Jul 2021

The insect apocalypse: ‘Our world will grind to a halt without them’

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22 Jul 2021

Eu: the commission announces new marking specifications for single-use plastic products

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22 Jul 2021

ERP highlights increase in Electronic Recycling through pandemic

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21 Jul 2021

Climate change: Planting extra trees will boost rainfall across Europe

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19 Jul 2021

New repair technicians to be trained to prevent electrical waste

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19 Jul 2021

McDonald’s and TerraCycle’s Loop pilot reusable coffee cup initiative in England

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19 Jul 2021

Covid has made us use even more plastic – but we can reset

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31 May 2021

ERP Ireland highlights an increase in Electronic Waste Recycling through pandemic

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31 May 2021

Umbrella Academy star Robert Sheehan advocates ‘zero waste’ lifestyle

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28 May 2021

Prepare to Picnic

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26 May 2021

National Communications Campaign calls for all Citizens to get involved in the Fight Against Illegal Dumping

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13 May 2021

Thriftify launches in the UK to support charity shops

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5 May 2021

€5 million additional funding for litter prevention and cleaning as Ireland prepares for an outdoor summer

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5 May 2021

Single-use Plastics

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23 Apr 2021

EPA publish new Circular Economy Programme as successor to the National Waste Prevention Programme

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22 Apr 2021

Six million batteries recycled through five supermarkets in 2020

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21 Apr 2021

Minister McConalogue announces launch of Results Based Environment-Agri Pilot Project (REAP)

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19 Apr 2021

Spend It Better: Get your charity shop fix with online platform Thriftify

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15 Apr 2021

Sea levels are going to rise by at least 20ft. We can do something about it

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7 Apr 2021

Climate Conversation – Climate Action Plan 2021

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6 Apr 2021

Rewilding our cities: beauty, biodiversity and the biophilic cities movement

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29 Mar 2021

Netflix’s ‘Seaspiracy’ Documentary Unearths the Fishing Industry’s Dark Secrets

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29 Mar 2021

Older generation leave young peers on scrap-heap over recycling

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11 Mar 2021

A Cúpla Focal from ELVES on Scrapping your Car

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5 Mar 2021

ELV Online is Blueprint for Success for ELVES

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3 Mar 2021

‘It’s radical’: the Ugandan city built on solar, shea butter and people power

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26 Feb 2021

Electrical waste recycled at local authority centres rose by 10% last year

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23 Feb 2021

Dublin to Donegal: climate action project to encourage community input

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19 Feb 2021

Minister McConalogue issues a call for proposals for Food Waste Reduction initiatives under the Rural Innovation and Development Fund

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12 Feb 2021

FSAI Announces Consultation on Food Labelling

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11 Feb 2021

Whats the Single Use Plastics Directive [SUP] all about

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5 Feb 2021

Tesco becomes first Irish retailer to recycle soft plastics for customers

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4 Feb 2021

Minister Ryan steps up ambitions for community energy sector

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4 Feb 2021

Will Nature Go Mainstream in 2021?

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3 Feb 2021

Public Consultation on a Micro-generation Support Scheme (MSS) in Ireland

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3 Feb 2021

Government to introduce legislation to ban new oil and natural gas exploration and extraction

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3 Feb 2021

The World Wetlands Day Photo Competition

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28 Jan 2021

Plastics, a growing environmental and climate concern: how can Europe revert that trend?

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27 Jan 2021

Circular economy strategies can cut global emissions by 39%

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25 Jan 2021

2020 survey: fewer than half of towns now deemed ‘clean’

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13 Jan 2021

‘A ghastly future’: Leading scientists offer bleak prediction for civilisation

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