Mobile Waste Prevention App in Donegal

Donegal County Council (DCC) is developing a mobile app for the provision of waste services and waste prevention information. This development is due to the introduction of changes in waste management charging systems to a Pay By Weight system, whereby there is an opportunity to provide information to householders on how to reduce waste by […]

Greening of Events in Donegal

Donegal County Council (DCC) has been involved in the greening of two events in the county in 2016: The Clonmany Agricultural Show and The Inishowen Food Festival.   Clonmany Agricultural Show DCC worked with the Clonmany Agricultural Show committee on implementing some greening steps for its show this year. The show took place on Tuesday […]

Waste Prevention Event for Tidy Towns in Donegal

On the 18th April 2016 Donegal County Council hosted a seminar for all Donegal Tidy Towns groups on the Sustainable Waste & Resource Management category of the national competition. There were a number of presentations on the Sustainable Waste and Resource Management theme focussing on waste prevention projects and messages. Anne O’Leary, National Adjudicator gave […]

Donegal promotes food waste prevention

In 2015 Donegal County Council engaged with householders using local media to raise awareness about preventing waste and in particular encouraging food waste prevention.   The population of County Donegal is 161,137. In 2015 it was decided to raise awareness of waste prevention in particular food waste using a range of media and adverting platforms. […]

Posters for LAPD and LAPN Projects

Posters have been produced to summarise the individual projects of the Local Authority Prevention Demonstration (LAPD) and Local Authority Prevention Network (LAPN) programmes. Click on the images to see the full posters and more information: The following posters also summarise the whole programme – click on the images to learn more: