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€139 million waste water treatment plant approved for Arklow

RTE 27 Jul 2021
In 2019 the Court of Justice of the European Union mentioned the town in a judgment against Ireland for failing to meet the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive.
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New water plants to end practice of dumping raw sewage into Mayo bay

The Irish Times 25 Jul 2021
Half of the raw sewage entering waterways in Ireland has now been eliminated and we are on track to fully removing the majority of raw sewage discharges by 2025 ... Significant capital investment is required over a sustained period of several decades to address the poor condition of Ireland’s water and waste-water infrastructure.
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‘We do not have time to wait for the kids to fix the planet’ –  Elaine Butler on her zero-waste journey

Irish Independent 25 Jul 2021
To keep a record of her findings she began a blog, which became her website, Living Lightly in Ireland, a sustainable living guide ... “I got involved with the zero-waste community in Ireland, a fabulous group of people.” ... A zero-waste store or bulk store, if you have one near you or they deliver to you — they’re not always more expensive.”.
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France's draconian border controls make it 'almost impossible' for M&S to get sandwiches into Paris ...

The Daily Mail 25 Jul 2021
Taken across the year, Norman estimated that 1,000 tons of food would be wasted because of EU border controls on the Continent and Ireland causing delays or lorries to be turned away if they do not have the correct documentation.
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€1.3bn Beauparc sale lifts the lid on bumper bin margins

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Jul 2021
Massive profit margins earned by Ireland’s biggest bin collectors, Greenstar and Panda, helped to propel the waste group Beauparc Utilities to its €1.3 billion sale.
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The Irish Times Business Person of the Month: Eamon Waters

The Irish Times 23 Jul 2021
Eamon Waters has been chosen as The Irish Times Business Person of the Month for June, an award run in association with Bank of Ireland. This follows the sale of Beauparc Utilities, the largest waste company in the State, to Australian financial services giant Macquarie.
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IRE vs SA | South Africa win T20 series after another Ireland collapse

India TV 23 Jul 2021
David Miller made the difference as he blasted an unbeaten 75 for South Africa to win the Twenty20 series by beating Ireland by 42 runs ... Ireland wasted its bowlers' sterling effort.
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South Africa win T20 series after another Ireland collapse

Hindustan Times 23 Jul 2021
David Miller made the difference as he blasted an unbeaten 75 for South Africa to win the Twenty20 series by beating Ireland by 42 runs ... Ireland wasted its bowlers' sterling effort ... Ireland was all out for 117 with three balls left ... Ireland found itself in similar trouble to South Africa at 56-5 after 10 overs but couldn't turn it around ... ....
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Windies-Australia match postponed due to COVID-19

Taipei Times 23 Jul 2021
IRELAND V S AFRICA ... David Miller made the difference on Thursday as he blasted an unbeaten 75 for South Africa to win the Twenty20 series by beating Ireland by 42 runs ... Ireland wasted their bowlers’ sterling effort when the batsmen fell to 56-5 after 10 overs, but did not have a Miller to beat up the bowlers.
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Millions of mobile phone users left out of pocket as 71% use FAR less data ...

The Daily Mail 20 Jul 2021
It found Northern Ireland and Wales were the areas with the highest amount of waste with 84 per cent and 80 per cent not using all their data, respectively. Those in Northern Ireland and Wales waste the most data, research from Lebara shows.
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Millions of mobile phone users left out of pocket as 71% use less data than ...

This is Money 20 Jul 2021
It found Northern Ireland and Wales were the areas with the highest amount of waste with 84 per cent and 80 per cent not using all their data, respectively ... However, that means there is still a large amount wasted ... due to wasted mobile data.
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Sustainability, connectivity projects boosted by Microsoft alliance

The Irish Times 19 Jul 2021
... to solve the connectivity problem facing the Parkinson’s Association of Ireland and its clients, and the significant environmental challenge of reducing food waste, which is one of the key priority areas for action in Ireland’s Waste Action Plan for a Circular Economy.”.
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Drive to train a new generation of repair technicians

Irish Independent 19 Jul 2021
Ireland is set to train a new generation of repair technicians to prevent thousands of tonnes of electrical appliances going to waste ... WEEE Ireland (Waste, Electrical and Electronic Equipment), the White Goods Association and technical training agency FIT (Fast-track to IT) joined forces to create the career pathway.
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Eleventh Night: What is the law on bonfires in Northern Ireland?

BBC News 18 Jul 2021
About 250 bonfires took place around the Eleventh Night across Northern Ireland this year, with the vast majority passing off without any problems ... Northern Ireland Environment Agency. The Waste and Contaminated Land (NI) Order 1997 gives the body power over waste management in Northern Ireland, including prosecuting for the illegal dumping of waste.
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How ‘Ireland’s most toxic site’ on Haulbowline has been transformed into a stunning parkland

Irish Independent 17 Jul 2021
TAOISEACH Micheál Martin hailed the €60m-plus clean-up of an industrial site once described as the most toxic in Ireland with the creation of a stunning amenity park as a milestone achievement ... The land around the former steel works East Tip waste site was at one time described as the most toxic land in Ireland.

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