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#Bins

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is on-street recycling a good idea? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is on-street recycling a good idea?

Dublin City Council is considering a re-trial of street recycling bins.

From TheJournal.ie 6 stylish kitchen bins that are anything but rubbish Home Highlights

6 stylish kitchen bins that are anything but rubbish

Find a beautiful design that you’ll want to show off.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is approaching an emergency waste landfill situation, warns minister Reduce And Reuse

Ireland is approaching an emergency waste landfill situation, warns minister

A memo is to be brought to Cabinet outlining a zero-tolerance approach to single-use plastics in government and State-funded buildings.

From TheJournal.ie Panda to charge customers for recycling in response to China's European plastic ban Green Bins

Panda to charge customers for recycling in response to China's European plastic ban

The company said it will be charging 80 cents per lift and 4.5 cents per kilogramme.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 600,000 tonnes of packaging were recycled in Ireland last year Going Green

Almost 600,000 tonnes of packaging were recycled in Ireland last year

There was a significant increase in the level of plastic recycled.

From TheJournal.ie Flat charges on your bins are to be scrapped Waste Charges

Flat charges on your bins are to be scrapped

The controversial pay-by-weight scheme has been replaced with this new regime.

16 of the most notiony things you can buy in Brown Thomas

Could you bring yourself to pay €140 for a toothpick holder?

From TheJournal.ie Putting rubbish in the wrong wheelie bin? It'll cost you an average of €30 every time What A Waste

Putting rubbish in the wrong wheelie bin? It'll cost you an average of €30 every time

Greyhound said the reaction to the new measures has been positive.

From TheJournal.ie 12,000 homes in Dublin will soon be monitored for what they're putting in their green bins Somebody's Watching You

12,000 homes in Dublin will soon be monitored for what they're putting in their green bins

And if you’re contaminating the recycling – a fine could be coming down the line.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you recycle? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you recycle?

Just one piece of contaminated packaging can ruin an entire recycling bin.

From TheJournal.ie 'Dead animals and concrete bricks': One third of green bin collections can't be recycled What A Waste

'Dead animals and concrete bricks': One third of green bin collections can't be recycled

The rubbish ends up being disposed of in dumps.

From TheJournal.ie Pay-by-weight bin charge delayed, but it's not being scrapped - Minister Bin Charges

Pay-by-weight bin charge delayed, but it's not being scrapped - Minister

Minister Denis Naughten said a pricing regime is yet to be agreed with the waste sector.

19 thoughts every Irish person has had about The F**king Bins

Their reign of terror will never end.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's waste market is about to get smaller as Panda is cleared for Greenstar takeover Services

Ireland's waste market is about to get smaller as Panda is cleared for Greenstar takeover

However parts of Greenstar’s business are expected to be sold to Greyhound.

From TheJournal.ie 6,000 drug needles found in tiny Dublin city centre park every year Tourist Spot

6,000 drug needles found in tiny Dublin city centre park every year

A special needle disposal bin has been placed in the park to help combat the problem.

From TheJournal.ie Public bins for getting rid of drugs are being rolled out up North, but could they be introduced here? Rapid

Public bins for getting rid of drugs are being rolled out up North, but could they be introduced here?

Ireland is due a new National Drugs Strategy next year.

From TheJournal.ie Bin collectors to hand over customer details to help figure out who is fly-tipping Waste Charges

Bin collectors to hand over customer details to help figure out who is fly-tipping

Under new rules, local authorities can request the information from private waste companies.

From TheJournal.ie Bin charges latest: Most companies have agreed to freeze prices for a year Controversy

Bin charges latest: Most companies have agreed to freeze prices for a year

The Irish Waste Management Association has agreed a number of measures it says “will alleviate consumer concerns” over bin charges.

From TheJournal.ie Coveney set to freeze bin charges for 12 months Bin Charges

Coveney set to freeze bin charges for 12 months

The environment minister held discussions with Ireland’s waste companies today.

From TheJournal.ie Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel' On The Up

Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel'

The Tánaiste said legislation would be introduced if waste companies are found to be exploiting customers.

From TheJournal.ie The new Pay By Weight bin system (including recycling) explained Wheelie Confusing

The new Pay By Weight bin system (including recycling) explained

Green bins, black bags and microchips: We answer the questions everyone is asking.

From TheJournal.ie Pay-by-weight charges for green bins scrapped Recycling

Pay-by-weight charges for green bins scrapped

However, private companies might still add their own charge.

From TheJournal.ie Spotted these odd-looking bins in Dublin and wondered what they're for? Syringes This post contains a poll

Spotted these odd-looking bins in Dublin and wondered what they're for?

Specially designed syringe bins have been placed in two locations in the city, in areas known to be drug litter blackspots.

From TheJournal.ie Fears bin charges will rise as new 'pay by weight' system rolls out this year Rubbish

Fears bin charges will rise as new 'pay by weight' system rolls out this year

“People whose waste weighs less, will pay less and people’s whose waste weighs more, will pay more.”

From TheJournal.ie Waste company disappointed it can't pick up rival's old bins Bin Wars

Waste company disappointed it can't pick up rival's old bins

An injunction was yesterday granted to prevent Greenstar from collecting Panda Waste’s bins.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin City Council denies suggestion it is "wholesale" removing litter bins Rubbish

Dublin City Council denies suggestion it is "wholesale" removing litter bins

A local councillor says removing bins is not the way to discourage illegal dumping.

From TheJournal.ie We're throwing fewer black bags of rubbish into landfills Recycle

We're throwing fewer black bags of rubbish into landfills

There was a a slight increase in the quantity of household waste collected in 2013.

From TheJournal.ie Talks between Siptu and Greyhound break down at the LRC Halt

Talks between Siptu and Greyhound break down at the LRC

The talks talks have adjourned and there is no date set for them to resume.

From TheJournal.ie 500 doors knocked on as Dublin litter crackdown targets landlords Black Bagged

500 doors knocked on as Dublin litter crackdown targets landlords

The council can bring landlords to court if they’re found to not be complying with litter laws.

Trampolines and wheelie bins are terrorising the country

They’re walking in the aaaair.

From TheJournal.ie London orders rubbish bins to stop collecting smartphone data Trash Talk

London orders rubbish bins to stop collecting smartphone data

The high-tech bins have been referred to the privacy watchdog in the UK.

From TheJournal.ie Plans to end street cleaning in parts of Dublin described as 'insane' Illegal Dumping

Plans to end street cleaning in parts of Dublin described as 'insane'

An Taisce has heavily criticised plans to prevent illegal dumping by stopping street cleaning altogether in parts of the north inner city.

VIDEO: Before taking out the bins... LOOK BEHIND YOU Whoa This post contains videos

VIDEO: Before taking out the bins... LOOK BEHIND YOU

This woman had a lucky escape.

From TheJournal.ie Irish households will generate 25 per cent more packaging waste over Christmas Recycling

Irish households will generate 25 per cent more packaging waste over Christmas

Repak said Irish households will go through 5 million boxes of chocolates and 50 million bottles of beer this festive season.

From TheJournal.ie Temple Bar rubbish bins will ‘talk’ to your smartphone Hotspots

Temple Bar rubbish bins will ‘talk’ to your smartphone

Plans to incorporate technology that will alert you to free wi-fi hotspots, as well as events and activities in vicinity of where you’re standing.

From TheJournal.ie Receiver appointed to Greenstar Waste management Greenstar

Receiver appointed to Greenstar Waste management

Company employs 800 people and provides waste services to 80,000 households.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Dublin council removes 48 street bins to deter illegal dumping Litterbugs

Dublin council removes 48 street bins to deter illegal dumping

A local Sinn Féin representative believes that most offenders simply can’t afford to pay domestic bin charges.

How to...clean the whole world Cleaning This post contains videos

How to...clean the whole world

The World Cleanup 2012 has kicked off across three continents with thousands of volunteers expected to turn out to clean up their countries.

From TheJournal.ie Reduction in waste from Irish homes Waste

Reduction in waste from Irish homes

The EPA’s waste report for 2010 shows that Ireland is on track for meeting EU waste targets – and that the amount of waste generated by households has dropped.

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