Category Archives: Sustainability

October is Ireland’s National Reuse Month

October is Ireland’s National Reuse Month and Mayor of Waterford City and County Cllr John O’Leary recently launched Reuse Month 2022 at Waterford’s Central Library. Reuse is about valuing our stuff, by repairing and reusing it for as long and as … Continue reading

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REMINDER: Rates saving for Waterford businesses making energy efficiency a priority

In April 2021, Waterford City and County Council agreed that Waterford City would be the designated Decarbonising Zone for Waterford. Acting as a “Transition Super-Lab”, where real life initiatives to manage the transition from a fossil fuel-based local economy to … Continue reading

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Rates saving for Waterford businesses making energy efficiency a priority

In April 2021, Waterford City and County Council agreed that Waterford City would be the designated Decarbonising Zone for Waterford. Acting as a “Transition Super-Lab”, where real life initiatives to manage the transition from a fossil fuel-based local economy to … Continue reading

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Waterford householders urged to avail of free eWaste recycling event

Waterford householders are being urged to bring their electrical and electronic waste to a free collection day to help the county meet recycling targets which have increased since the first lockdown in 2020.  The event, hosted by WEEE Ireland with support … Continue reading

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2GoCup Initiative Launched in Waterford City & County

Waterford City and County Council is proud to partner with 2GoCup – the €1 Deposit & Return Scheme for takeaway cups – in a joint initiative to tackle the single-use waste across Waterford City & County. At the launch on … Continue reading

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Waterford City Bikeshare scheme launched

Newly elected Mayor of Waterford City and County, Councillor John O’Leary officially launched the new Transport for Ireland (TFI) Bike Share Scheme at Arundel Square in the City. TFI Bikes is a self-service bike rental service, with stations conveniently located … Continue reading

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Sustainable living workshop

Aoife Munn hosts a 2 hour workshop that helps people find easy and enjoyable ways to move towards more sustainable living. Tuesday 2nd November 202110:00 – 12:00 GMT It outlines some easy switches to make, key areas that have to … Continue reading

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