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# environmental - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Environmental concerns raised by locals over dust levels at Cork coal plant

Cork City Council has been investigating the concerns.

# environmental - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Ireland is still doing badly when it comes to greenhouse gases

Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions were at a four-year high in 2015.

# environmental - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Here are 10 of Ireland's smelliest places

Included are a landfill site, a meat processing plant and a number of recycling centres.

# environmental - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Hundreds of people are complaining about these smelly waste plants

A new report also found that more than half of legal actions taken by the EPA were against waste operators.

# environmental - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Home improvements to make yours greener (and save money) spoke to an expert from the Irish Green Building Council about how to give your home a green revamp.

# environmental - Monday 11 November, 2013

Surprises in hunt for environmental links to breast cancer

A new study of 1,200 school girls has given clues about the possible origins of the disease.

# environmental - Friday 19 October, 2012

How would you like to see the environment protected?

The EPA have invited members of the public to submit views on how protecting the environment.

# environmental - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

EU places limits on modified honey

Environmental activists have welcomed today’s ruling, saying it is “a victory for beekeepers, consumers and the movement for GM-free agriculture in Europe”.