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Carlow below the national average for recycling glass

Published on November 2, 2015 By administrator

Credit: Carlow People County Carlow recycled fewer glass bottles and jars per head of population than the national average in the first eight months of this year, according to figures just released by Rehab Glassco, Ireland’s largest glass recycling company The figures published to mark Repak Recycling Week show that in the first eight months [...]

Derry/Strabane lowest recycling rate

Published on October 27, 2015 By administrator

Derry City and Strabane District Council has the lowest recycling rate in Northern Ireland. In the first set of figures released by the Department for the Environment, Derry and Strabane council’s recycling rate was 34.7 per cent. The figures related to the period from April to June 2015. Of the 11 new super councils, which [...]

Derry: Residents urged to use recycling centres

Published on October 23, 2015 By administrator

Roe Valley residents are being urged to make use of their local recycling facilities . Recent figures show householders brought 15,099 tonnes of unwanted items to their local centres. Causeway Coast and Glens Council say, however, many residents in the Causeway Coast and Glens (CCG) borough are paying for a service they aren’t fully utilising. [...]