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# Rubbish

Last year
DCC votes to keep Local Property Tax at mimimum despite claims of 'dirty, smelly' streets
Two thirds of general waste could've been recycled or composted, EPA finds
Boris Johnson accuses Rishi Sunak of ‘talking rubbish’ in row over UK honours list
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Roy Keane dismisses West Brom speculation as 'absolute rubbish'
New pilot scheme will collect old fishing gear to reduce waste in Irish seas
Urgent action needed over 'worryingly low' plastic packaging recycling rates, says EPA
Soft plastic: How much of it will actually be recycled and what difference will it make?
There's been an increase in coffee-cup and PPE litter since the pandemic began
EPA warns 'single-use and throwaway culture' leading to significant waste levels and decline in recycling
'Really disappointing', 'it's not right': Dumping in Dublin has increased during the Covid-19 shutdown
Debunked: 'No substance whatsoever' to WhatsApp voicenote claiming Ireland is going into 'Status Red' lockdown
Zouma: Mourinho told me I was rubbish at Chelsea
Deer found dead with 7kg of plastic bags, underwear and towels in stomach in Thailand
'Can we get away from plastics? No. Can we use plastics better? Yes.'
Irish researchers find plastic in 2km-deep underwater canyon, 320 km from land
Concern over proposal for 'massive' increase in waste intake at Meath landfill
How much waste was dumped in the Wicklow and Dublin mountains after Christmas? It's the week in numbers
13 tonnes of waste dumped over Wicklow and Dublin mountains after Christmas
Steel cups and banning plastic cutlery: How music festivals are trying to combat waste
Just 93 prosecutions after 6,000 rubbish bags dumped in Dublin city's 'worst litter blackspot'
'A minority spoiling it for everyone': Increase in rubbish left in Dublin and Wicklow mountains during hot spell
6,000 bags of rubbish were illegally dumped in Dublin's inner city last year
Illegal dumping being tackled through Eircodes investigation
Dublin City Council received 19 complaints on Friday about litter
Decision on €160 million Cork incinerator deferred for a tenth time
'Why are you throwing away so many chips?': How east Cork is tackling its food waste
Prosecutions for illegal dumping expected after covert CCTV operations in Wicklow and Dublin
'I've had enough': Hundreds of complaints about foul odours across the country
Irish rugby player Ian Madigan delivered a serious burn when someone gave out about women referees
'You have to fight for them to do anything': North Dublin residents slam council over illegal dumping
People encouraged to bring camping gear home from Electric Picnic
Armed gardaí join forces with Fingal County Council to target illegal dumpers
This Cork village claims it could raise €19,000 per day if it fines everyone who litters
'Dignity in the House': TD presents a bag of his plastic household waste in the Dáil
Almost 600,000 tonnes of packaging were recycled in Ireland last year
Rubbish is piling up on Athens' streets as temperatures soar
Irish beaches left covered in rubbish after thousands soaked up the sun
Leave your tent behind at festivals? Here's why you shouldn't
Farmers use maggots to tackle China's mountain of food waste
The controversial Poolbeg incinerator has taken its first delivery of waste