Category Archives: Environmental Campaigns

“Think Before You Flush” campaign

Thousands of used sanitary and bathroom products are flushed down the toilet every day.  These items can cause blockages, meaning this type of waste ends up polluting our marine environment. Wastewater systems are not designed to deal with large amounts … Continue reading

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South East tackles Roadside Litter

Mayor of Waterford City and County Council, Cllr. Pat Nugent, together with members of Dungarvan Tidy Towns launched the ‘Roadside Litter Campaign’ in Dungarvan on Wednesday 21st March. The ‘Roadside Litter Campaign’ is a new initiative in the fight against … Continue reading

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Anti-Litter & Anti-Graffiti Awareness Grant 2018

Waterford City & Council invites submissions from community groups, youth groups, schools or other community development organisations based in County Waterford, who are interested in receiving funding for public education and awareness initiatives regarding litter or graffiti. Is your group … Continue reading

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New Household Recycling List developed #RecyclingListIRL

A new household recycling list has been developed to keep up with international standards in recycling.  The message is simple: please make sure items are clean, dry and placed loosely in the bin. And remember, if it’s not on the … Continue reading

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October is national “Reuse Month”

October is national “Reuse Month” and a number of events are currently being organised to promote reuse. Check out these 2 Textile Up-cycling workshops below … Event : Textile Up-cycling Workshop Date : 17th October Location : Tramore Library Event … Continue reading

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Car Pool Karaoke for European Mobility Week

Why not try Car Pool Karaoke for European Mobility Week – there are lots of prizes to be won – upload your video to Waterford Road Safety on Facebook this Friday 22nd September.

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Free Electrical Recycling Day at Tramore this Saturday 16th

Free Electrical Recycling Day Tramore – Saturday 16th September 10am-4pm at Tesco Park. Any household waste electrical items, batteries or energy saving light bulbs accepted, large or small! From Fridges to Phones, Laptops, to Lawnmowers, Toys to Power Tools, and … Continue reading

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