The Local Authority Prevention Network, LAPN, is a cooperative programme between the Environmental Protection Agency’s led National Waste Prevention Programme and local authorities in Ireland.  LAPN aims to build capacity in local authorities for promoting waste prevention at a local and grassroots level for the benefit of their regions.

To learn more: contact

Helen Bruen, EPA, H.Bruen@epa.ie

The Clean Technology Centre, CTC, provides technical assistance to local authorities under LAPN to assist with resource efficiency initiatives by the local authority.

If you work in a local authority and want to get technical support from CTC, to receive training on waste prevention, or to discuss a new waste prevention project idea: contact Colum Gibson, CTC, at colum.gibson@ctc-cork.ie


Search or browse for
freely available materials
developed by local authorities LAPN Catalogue

Tips and tools for
implementing an effective
waste prevention programme LAPN Toolkit

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