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# plant - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Clare is fighting back against spread of Japanese knotweed

The plant can undermine the structural integrity of roads, buildings and car parks.

# plant - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

More than 200 jobs set to go at Clare pharmaceutical plant

Plans announced last November to close the Roche’s Clare-based plant are going ahead after failure to secure a buyer.

# plant - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Scores of people feared buried alive after second earthquake

Homes, roads and railway lines were swept away as hillsides collapsed.

# plant - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Tipperary pharma plant to close with 100 job losses

Workers at the Ranbaxy plant were informed of the decision today.

# plant - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The42 Ronnie O'Sullivan shows why he's a cut above the rest with this outrageous plant Out Of This World This post contains videos

Ronnie O'Sullivan shows why he's a cut above the rest with this outrageous plant

The Rocket booked his place in the Welsh Open tonight.

# plant - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

# plant - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Hunt on to identify dismembered man found in recycling plant

The man’s lower leg was found on 31 July.

# plant - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

VIDEO: The devastating aftermath of the Waterford Crystal factory closure

Four former workers at the plant are trying to highlight the issues they have been dealing with over the last five years – mainly the fact that they still haven’t been given a pension.

# plant - Thursday 9 January, 2014

At least five killed in Japan plant explosion

Twelve people have been injured, nine receiving minor injuries.

# plant - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Workers in France free their tyre factory bosses after holding them captive

Workers battling the closure of a Goodyear tyre plant had held to executives captive for almost 30 hours before occupying the factory.

# plant - Monday 18 November, 2013

Fuel laundering plant with 10m litre capacity uncovered in rural Waterford

The operation was found near the town of Portlaw, some 19km west of Waterford City, earlier today.

# plant - Friday 22 February, 2013

Horsemeat labelled 'beef' sent to Czech Republic from Ireland

Operations have been suspended at the plant, which is under investigation by the Agriculture Department’s Special Investigation Unit.

# plant - Monday 12 November, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Watch this crazy volleyball spike take out a player and drop a fan too 2 For 1

# plant - Friday 12 October, 2012

Japan's TEPCO admits downplaying tsunami risk

It said it had played down the risks to the facility of a tsunami for fear of the political, financial and cost to reputation.

# plant - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

EU commission to investigate 'red waste ponds' in Limerick

The ponds at the Aughinish Alumina plant are under investigation by the commission after an MEP raised concerns about their environmental impact.

# plant - Friday 13 July, 2012

Michael D Higgins to host Vita Cortex workers in the Áras

The President is also set to meet with the mayor of Poznan next week.

# plant - Friday 15 June, 2012

Locals in Meath told to keep windows closed and stay indoors following Panda blaze

Fire at the recycling plant is continuing to burn, but is controlled.

# plant - Monday 12 September, 2011

Explosion rocks nuclear plant in southern France

Reports say one person has died and three people were injured in the blast.

# plant - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

The Earth could be 'unrecognisable' by 2050, says experts

Competition for unsustainable resources, population growth and increased meat consumption could render the planet “unrecognisable” in 40 years – when the global population is expected to reach 9 billion.