Category Archives: Environmental Campaigns

“Paint Smarter” with mywaste.ie

Stop wasting money on excess paint with these 10 simple tips Every year we in the South East waste hundreds of Euros buying excess paint. So often we buy the wrong type, colour or amount because we all think that … Continue reading

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Vote for Kilbarry Nature Park in the People’s Choice Awards 2020

Help Kilbarry Nature Park become the world’s favourite Green Flag Award park by voting for it in the People’s Choice Awards 2020 at https://www.greenflagaward.org/park-summary/?park=3821 Kilbarry Nature Park received two Green Flag Awards in September and was the first remediated landfill to win … Continue reading

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New Campaign calls for citizens to fight against Illegal Dumping & Fly Tipping

New Communications Campaign calls for all Citizens to get involved in the Fight Against Illegal Dumping and Fly Tipping in Ireland. – There has been an 11% increase in the number of calls reporting illegal dumping during the Covid 19 … Continue reading

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Double success for Waterford in International Green Flag Awards for Parks

Waterford City and County Council has attained Green Flag Award status for two outstanding amenities in Waterford City and County. The Kilbarry Nature Park and the Waterford Greenway are the worthy and fitting winners of the An Taisce Green Flag … Continue reading

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Low Smoke Zone extended to Tramore from 1st September

Minister Ryan has extended the smoky coal ban to Tramore from September 1st 2020. Tramore town and environs now joins the existing smoky coal ban areas in Co Waterford around Waterford City and Clonmel.  From 1st of September it the … Continue reading

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Tellus Survey aircraft to begin flying over the south east of Ireland

Conducted by the Geological Survey Ireland (GSI), the Tellus survey collects geochemical and geophysical data on rocks, soil and water across Ireland. To collect this data, the latest phase of the survey will involve a low-flying aircraft flying from August … Continue reading

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Can you help remove litter from Waterford Estuary ?

CAN YOU HELP ? Waterford City and County Council are looking for boat operators to undertake marine and other litter removal from otherwise inaccessible areas of Waterford Estuary. Payment will not be made for the litter removal, however a contribution … Continue reading

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Can you help remove litter from Waterford Estuary ?

CAN YOU HELP ? Waterford City and County Council are looking for boat operators to undertake marine and other litter removal from otherwise inaccessible areas of Waterford Estuary. Payment will not be made for the litter removal, however a contribution … Continue reading

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Low Smoke Zone extended to Tramore from 1st September

Minister Ryan has extended the smoky coal ban to Tramore from September 1st 2020. Tramore town and environs now joins the existing smoky coal ban areas in Co Waterford around Waterford City and Clonmel.  From 1st of September it the … Continue reading

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