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Council collected municipal waste management statistics revealed
Thu, Jul 28th, 2016, 11:13 am

Northern Ireland’s councils collected 227,238 tonnes of LAC municipal waste between January and March 2016, according to provisional statistics published […]

RiverRidge Recycling, NI’s First Organisation Committed to Logistics Carbon Reduction Scheme
Fri, Jun 24th, 2016, 9:19 am

Northern Ireland’s largest independent waste management company, RiverRidge Recycling, has been confirmed as Northern Ireland’s first company to join the […]

Northern Ireland greenhouse gas emissions continue falling
Thu, Jun 16th, 2016, 3:16 pm

A statistical bulletin on greenhouse gas emissions for Northern Ireland during the period 1990-2014 has been published by the Department […]

Latest illegal waste find linked to previous sites, say NIEA
Fri, May 27th, 2016, 10:24 am

The NIEA say the latest illegal waste find in the Galbally area of Dungannon is the third to be discovered […]

Ireland’s Offshore Industry Set to Soar on the Wind
Tue, May 10th, 2016, 3:09 pm

In the aftermath of COP21 and with 2020 targets looming large, decision makers are looking ever more closely at where […]

Come and See Us in the Sustainable Village at Balmoral Show!
Fri, May 6th, 2016, 1:00 pm

If you are interested in sustainability and the environment, the only place to be between May 11th  and May 13th  […]

International Intensive Biogas Training
Wed, May 4th, 2016, 1:48 pm

The South West College in Enniskillen will be the venue for a three day long in-depth Biogas Operators & Planners […]

New waste management direction ‘confirms need for £240m Becon Project’
Wed, Apr 13th, 2016, 2:48 pm

The Department of Environment’s Environmental Policy Division has confirmed that the recent EU Commission Communication on the Circular Economy has […]

Get Your Entries in NOW for Annual Sustainable Ireland Awards!
Tue, Apr 12th, 2016, 3:40 pm

With preparations well underway for our 11th annual Sustainable Ireland Awards, we are now inviting entries for the  various different […]

Construction Begins on Northern Ireland’s First Large Scale Energy from Waste Project
Tue, Mar 22nd, 2016, 10:22 am

Northern Ireland’s first large scale Energy from Waste facility has commenced construction in Belfast’s Harbour Estate. The Full Circle Generation […]

Bell announces his decision on closure of support for the onshore wind industry
Mon, Mar 7th, 2016, 11:19 am

Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell has published his response to the consultation on closure of the Northern Ireland […]

RiverRidge Recycling Acquires Northern Ireland Business from Suez
Thu, Mar 3rd, 2016, 3:09 pm

Recycling and waste management company, RiverRidge Recycling, has acquired the Northern Ireland operations of SUEZ, one of Europe’s largest integrated […]

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