Monaghan hosts successful conference on TidyTowns “Sustainable Waste Management & Resource Use”

Monaghan County Council has hosted a highly successful conference in Castleblayney focusing on the TidyTowns category “Sustainable Waste Management & Resource Use”, often known as SWARM. Several interesting case studies on successful entries to the EPA’s Special Award on Waste Prevention were presented by participants, as well as various workshops to inspire communities with ideas for the SWARM category.¬† Presentations can be seen here.

Feedback from participants was very positive – a flavour:

“Brilliant. Should be annual event. Spread the wings”

“Congrats to Monaghan CoCo on an excellent day”

“Networking was wonderful”

“Brilliant for us in TT. Go raibh Mile Maith agat.”

What did you find most useful/interesting:

“the simple effective ideas that I wouldn’t have thought myself”

“As I am only involved in TT since 2012, I have picked up ideas¬† from all sessions”

“To hear the work being undertaken by various TT in relation to sustainable waste and RM”

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