COMMENT: To be greener, we should recycle less

[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” class=”cs-ta-justify” style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text] January 24th, 2017 [/cs_text][cs_text class=”cs-ta-justify”]We often think that recycling is the ultimate solution to the waste issue. And we are encouraged to think this way by companies that proudly Read more…

CREATIVE CONSUMPTION CASHEL: One of Ireland’s oldest towns is giving recycling a new lease of life

Repair, reuse and upcycling are going to be the three watchwords for all Cashel residents in October. As part of National Reuse Month, Environmental Group Voice are hoping to change the habits of the people of Cashel, Co Tipperary. Voice wants to encourage the people of the town to cut their consumption. The new drive called is called Creative Consumption Cashel.

Introduction of Pay-By-Weight refuse explained

Changes to domestic waste collection are just around the corner. With three categories of waste and minimum charges being introduced for some kinds of waste, there is some confusion about what the new changes will mean for householders. Mindy O’Brien, coordinator of sustainable resource use campaigning organisation VOICE Ireland, explains the changes and also gives tips on how to reduce your waste and your bills.