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Saturday, January 19, 2019

Welcoming the Year of the Rooster

2017 is now well upon us and already 2016 seems like a distant memory.  As the days begin to grow a little longer and...

Court Report Winter 2016/17

Belfast man convicted for waste offences A Belfast man has been given suspended sentences at Laganside Crown Court for serious breaches of Waste Management Legislation. The...

EZ New Year’s Resolution

It is deplorable that despite being a virtuous technology on every front, the hysteria and political jostling surrounding the Northern Ireland non-domestic Renewable Heat...

Anaerobic digestion – a great idea with some unique safety and...

The term ‘anaerobic digestion’  (AD) refers to a natural biological process which converts organic matter  such as commercial and household food waste, garden waste...

Energy Policy Doldrums

Following our combined institution Circular Economy event in May, I noted with interest Google’s recent commitment to moving away from an ‘unstable’ linear economy...

Court Report Autumn 2016

Co Londonderry company fined £4,000 for discharge to waterway An Eglinton, Co Londonderry company has been fined a total of £4,000 and £15 Offender Levy...

Every Silver Lining Has A Cloud

It’s always good to start with some postive news! The summer period was one of relative calm with most polymer prices holding their value,...

As Brexit bring temporary benefits, quality comes to the fore –...

As someone who trades within Europe extensively, I can’t help but feel melancholy with the Brexit results which in my opinion, will prove to...

Court Report Summer 2016

Farmer fined for polluting waterway A Co Down farmer pleaded guilty and was fined £500 at Lisburn Magistrates’ Court for making a polluting discharge to...

A Volatile Time In Plastics Recycling

The plastic recycling market is currently experiencing a period of volatility and instability the likes of which has not been experienced in recent memory. Oil,...