Workshops on Food Waste Prevention and Regulations in Co. Cork

Cork County Council is facilitating breakfast meetings free of charge, on food waste prevention and the food waste regulations for all businesses that are food waste producers. The workshops are targeted at small to medium size businesses that produce food waste. The workshops provide advice on how to improve their efficiency in reducing the food […]

ResourceWise 2011 Presentations Now Available

The Environmental Protection Agency’s National Waste Prevention Programme’s conference ResourceWise 2011 was held on Wednesday 1 June 2011 at the Radisson Blu St. Helen’s Hotel in Dublin. The event highlighted the wide range of work underway in Ireland in several sectors of society to minimise and prevent waste and encourage resource efficiency, and thereby reduce […]

ResourceWise 2011- National Waste Prevention Programme Conference

Date for your diaries: Wednesday 1 June 2011 ResourceWise 2011- National Waste Prevention Programme conference The EPA-led National Waste Prevention Programme is organising a conference looking at the challenges and opportunities in becoming more resource efficient, exploring ways of producing more value with fewer inputs, lessening our impact on the environment and consuming in a […]

NWPP Workshop on Community Based Social Marketing

The National Waste Prevention Programme has organised a workshop on Community Based Social Marketing for all those involved in NWPP programmes and projects and other proponents of sustainability in Ireland. This was held in the GHA gold award winner St. Helen’s Radisson Hotel Stillorgan, Dublin on October 18th and 19th, 2010. The two day workshop […]

2010 LAPN Conference Photos and More Details

The Local Authority Prevention Network conference was held in Croke Park on Thursday 3 June 2010 and was a great success with a very high attendance. To learn more about the conference, speakers, etc. click here. To see the presentations online and download PDFs of the slides click here. Here are some thumbnail photos from […]

2010 Local Authority Prevention Network conference

The Local Authority Prevention Network conference will be held in Croke Park on Thursday 3 June 2010. The EPA has organised a conference to inform local authority managers and others about the range of waste prevention and resource efficiency programmes being carried out by local authorities as part of the National Waste Prevention Programme. All […]

Food Waste Reduction Fair

Cork Institute of Technology, with support from the Clean Technology Centre, hosted a food waste reduction fair on November 26 – 28th, 2009. This event was part of the European Week of Waste Reduction (EWWR) and it also served to act as an awareness raising event in CIT under the Green Campus CIT EPA CGPP […]

European Week for Waste Reduction

The European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) is a 3 year project supported by the Life+ Programme of the European Commission until 2011.  In 2009, the Week will take place from the 21 to the 29 November 2009. In Ireland, the EPA National Waste Prevention Programme (NWPP) is the national organiser for EWWR.  Invitations have been […]

LAPN Plenary December 2009

The 1st LAPN Plenary Meeting will take place on Wednesday 2 December 2009 at Mount Wolseley Hotel, Tullow, Co. Carlow The theme of this meeting is: “Spreading the Word” Dr. Gerry Byrne of the EPA wil welcome the delegates and provide a brief update on the National Waste Prevention Programme – prevention partners, EWWR, etc. […]