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Your top stories on Thursday: Attack victim calls for zero tolerance approach for violent soldiers; Biden tests positive for Covid as Democrats’ doubts deepen

The Irish Times 18 Jul 2024
His friend and another woman were also attacked in the incident.News in Ireland ... Ireland’s hospitality sector ... Ireland’s victory over France shows they can live with the world’s best. The FAI can’t waste this opportunity.

Haunting words of Covid bereaved that should heap shame on Ministers who failed to prepare ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jul 2024
Setting out a list of recommendations for the new Labour Government, the 240-page document also saw families tell how their loved ones were treated 'almost like toxic waste' ... treated like toxic waste.

Crostini and focaccia: you could happily survive on this bread alone

The Irish Times 06 Jul 2024
A great way to transform old bread into a perfect base to soak up delicious summery ingredients. Crostini. Photograph. Harry Weir. Mark Moriarty ... Unfortunately it is also one of Ireland’s most wasted ingredients, coming in at about 40 per cent. READ MORE ... .

How our ancestors were recycling long before green bins

RTE 04 Jul 2024
approaches to food waste in the past ... In 2022, the Circular Economy and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2022, was passed by the Irish government, in an attempt to shift Ireland from a "take-make-waste" linear model to a more sustainable pattern.

New €35m ash processing plant to boost Ireland's circular economy

RTE 03 Jul 2024
For both environmental and economic reasons, it's important that Ireland has the ability to manage, process and make best use of its own waste by recovering valuable resources from it," he said.

Repak's Plastic Pledge firms surpass Circular Economy targets

RTE 20 Jun 2024
prioritising the prevention of plastic packaging waste, minimising avoidable single-use packaging and promoting the reuse of packaging, helping Ireland deliver the EU's plastic recycling targets of ...

How can my house generate an income now that I’m living in a nursing home?

The Irish Times 18 Jun 2024
Can you advise me about what’s involved in renting, and ‘pledged’ housing?. 'I am in a nursing home now and will be for the future.' Photograph ... With Ireland in a housing crisis, it certainly seems wasteful for your home to be left empty ... READ MORE ... .

Record volume of electrical goods recycled last year

RTE 17 Jun 2024
"With finite resources, it is also vital that we support Ireland’s new National Waste Development Plan transitioning from the traditional 'take-make-use-dispose’ model to one where electrical and ...