City Hall is working on a long-term strategy to eliminate the scourge of illegal dumping on a vast site on the northside of Cork city.
Wed, 16 Jan, 2019
Local authorities need to work with the HSE and medical professionals to crack down on the illegal dumping of medical waste, according to one representative from a town where needles and other materials were found on a roadside.
Mon, 14 Jan, 2019
The Environmental Protection Agency is coming under pressure to tackle long-standing issues with illegal dumping on the northside of Cork city.
Mon, 07 Jan, 2019
The Environmental Protection Agency has asked Cork City Council for a full report on a vast illegal dump on the northside.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2018
Cork City faces a potential €250,000 bill for the clean- up of a notorious illegal dump site — again.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018
A former waste company operator has been given another two weeks to come up with detailed information about what happened to the money he made from his illegal dumping activities in Co Donegal or else he will go to jail for contempt of a High Court order.
Tue, 12 Jun, 2018
Social media is "hugely contributing" to illegal dumping in Meath, according to the local authorities who spent over €2m of taxpayers money in clean-up operations last year.
Mon, 07 May, 2018
Two council waste management employees were caught red-handed by a member of the public - illegally dumping a mattress and a sofa on a public footpath.
Tue, 01 May, 2018
Drones and CCTV are to be used in a bid to clamp down on illegal dumping.
Thu, 15 Feb, 2018
Electrical appliances and children's swing sets are among the items still being cleaned up in parts of Tallaght in Dublin after Halloween.
Mon, 06 Nov, 2017
Six cameras are to be placed in illegal dumping blackspots in top tourism areas in Kerry.
Tue, 21 Jul, 2015
The extent to which people are illegally dumping rubbish on country roads was highlighted yesterday when it was revealed that a special team of council workers recovered 2.18 tonnes of rubbish in just 12 days.
Wed, 20 May, 2015