Laois County Council Engaging young people with iRadio

Laois County Council has developed and delivered a series of waste prevention related adverts on iRadio. The themes of the 30 second ads include information on and a call to action relating to: Food Waste Changing shopping habits Dashboard dining (eg alternatives to takeaway cups etc) It was felt that this is a good method […]

Dublin Local Authorities Develop a Food Waste Cinema Advert

South Dublin County Council and Dublin City Council have developed and distributed a cinema advert: Stop Food Waste – Think before you shop. The concept behind this project was to address the issue of food waste before point of purchase thus encouraging consumers to “Stop Food Waste – Think before you shop”. By doing so […]

Galway City Produces Adverts on Waste Prevention

Galway City Council has produced an advert that was published in the Connaught Tribune, Galway Independent, Galway City Tribune and Galway Advertiser. The advert targeted householders in the city and county. It included a wide range of topics including Food Waste Segregation, The Food We Waste, Tips for Waste Prevention. As a result of the […]

Carlow Engages with Local Community Groups

Carlow County Council has engaged with community groups such as running clubs and residents associations to promote waste prevention in 2015. This year the local authority focused on issues such as: preventing waste from single use consumables such as plastic bottles and junk mail encouraging participation in the master composter programme the launch of a […]

Roscommon Adverts on Shopping Recipes

Roscommon County Council has taken out a series of adverts on food waste prevention on the reverse of shopping recipes in a local Dunnes Stores outlets a period of three months in 2015. Social media campaigns are most effective if they deliver the message as close as possible to the behaviour that has been targeted. […]