Food Waste Prevention Events in GMIT in Galway

Galway City Council and Galway County Council joined forces with the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) to host a free public workshop and cooking demonstration on food waste prevention on Wednesday, 28th November in GMIT between 2-5 pm. As part of the event, GMIT’s culinary arts lecturers Maria Conboy, Dr Claire Gilsenan and Eamonn Hoult […]

Limerick Clare Kerry RWMO New Food Waste Leaflet

The Regional Waste Management Office (RWMO) of Limerick Clare Kerry was active during the European Week of Waste Reduction (EWWR). RWMO carried out several events of events for EWWR, including the promotion of food waste prevention. RWMO developed a new leaflet using info from Stop Food Waste but with new imagery depicting rotten food presented […]

Limerick Clare Kerry Eco Pledge Programme and Video

Limerick Clare Kerry Regional Waste Management Office as set up an Eco Pledge Programme for people to make a pledge to improve their environmental behaviour. Sometimes we feel overwhelmed by environmental issues and helpless to do anything about it. The Eco Pledge system makes it easy, people can choose an action that they can easily […]

Local Authorities Supporting European Week of Waste Reduction

Several local authorities are supporting the 2011 European Week of Waste Reduction (EWWR) with a wide range of local activities. Click here to see the full range of Irish activities by everyone, including  the Irish EPA Here is just some of what the local authorities are doing – get out there and support them! aaa […]

Waste Prevention BatucaMob – Cliffs Of Moher

The Limerick Clare Kerry region participated alongside other European regions with a local “BatucaMob” at the iconic Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare. The Cliffs of Moher are project partners with the LCK region on the local authority prevention network. Right across Europe the “BatucaMob” event was a symbolic and unified action of people coming together […]

Carlow supports 2nd European Week for Waste Reduction

Carlow Local Authorities have supported the 2nd European Week for Waste Reduction. There were two main events/initiatives in Carlow for EWWR, focussing mainly on food waste prevention. A Community Composting Workshop with Nuala Madigan (IPCC) 22nd November 2010 at 7.30 in the Council Chambers, County Hall. A full page advertisement and and competition in the […]

Ireland gears up for European Week for Waste Reduction 2010

Ireland is gearing up for the European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) with many different projects and events in several parts of the country. EWWR is a 3 year project supported by the LIFE+ Programme of the European Commission until 2011. In 2010, the Week will take place from the 20th to the 28th November […]