The Eastern-Midlands Waste Region (EMWR) in one of Ireland’s three waste management regions. The EMWR spans an area equal to one fifth the total area of the country and serves approximately half the national population, over 2.2 million people. The urban/rural population split in 81%/19%, however in some local authority areas within the region there[…]
Zero Waste Europe is leading a fast-growing movement of communities, local leaders, businesses, experts, influencers and other “change agents” working towards the same vision: eliminating waste in our society. Since 2011 European Zero Waste groups have been collaborating on a voluntary basis organising events, and building off of the work done by the European members[…]
Can you imagine a world of zero waste? All around the world, Cities, towns and companies – have already adopted that target. The journey has begun and we’re all taking steps towards zero. Zero Waste Alliance Ireland (ZWAI) is a campaigning organization focused on changing consumer behavour – Affluenza, Waste Management Policies and practice to achieve[…]
Refill Ireland is a social enterprise leading an environmental project to make Irish towns and cities refill friendly for everyone while on the go, locating and creating places where filling your multiuse water bottle for FREE from an increasing number of refill stations is an easy to do every day habit – saving money and[…]
SEAI grants are helping homeowners, business owners, communities and large industry reduce their energy costs and greenhouse emissions.
Read more about local communities actions to help pollinators… National Biodiversity Data Centre
Water is essential for life. We depend on a steady supply of clean water in many aspects of our everyday lives. Research shows that interaction with a healthy water environment can have a positive impact on our mental and physical well-being. Intuitively, we all know how good we feel after a walk along a beach[…]
The Green Home Themes page aims to provide you with the most up to date tips, advice and relevant links on ways to reduce waste, conserve water and energy around the house and to use more sustainable travel options.
The content of National Sustainability Information Portal For Householders will provide advice, awareness and education on sustainability at home and in your community.
freetradeireland.ie is a free online reuse service which allows its users to pass on unwanted items for free, from beds and furniture to electronic goods and garden equipment and more. The service is free to use and delivers real financial savings to all its users, as well as being good for the environment. Its aim[…]