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#sustainability

# sustainability - Monday 8 April, 2019

'Pizza boxes. Can we get rid of them too?': 'Reusable' culture isn't just about coffee cups Sustainability This post contains videos

'Pizza boxes. Can we get rid of them too?': 'Reusable' culture isn't just about coffee cups

The scheme launched at DCU and Trinity college today with hopes to expand into other parts of Dublin and Ireland.

# sustainability - Friday 1 February, 2019

From The Daily Edge Veganuary is over, but Holly White tells us how to keep a cruelty-free beauty regime Sustainable Beauty

# sustainability - Monday 21 January, 2019

'All our electricity comes from the River Boyne': Irish companies get honest about their eco-journeys Sustainability This post contains videos

'All our electricity comes from the River Boyne': Irish companies get honest about their eco-journeys

The companies were presenting at the Showcase international trade fair that looks at products made and designed in Ireland.

# sustainability - Friday 11 January, 2019

Ever tried to reinvent the wheel? One Young Scientist is doing just that

It’s a system called a emission-free omnidirectional magnetic driving system. Now, let’s get our heads around that…

# sustainability - Monday 31 December, 2018

From The Daily Edge Quitting the smokes, learning to drive and self-care: We asked you what your New Year's Resolution is New Year's Resolution

# sustainability - Saturday 17 November, 2018

From The Daily Edge Love Fashion but hate the environmental cost? Swapsies is the Irish Solution Sustainable Fashion

Love Fashion but hate the environmental cost? Swapsies is the Irish Solution

Fast fashion is becoming slower thanks to Irish gal Clodagh Kelly.

# sustainability - Saturday 8 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge 'Mooncups changed my life, to be honest': Three gals explain why they ditched tampons this summer Period Drama This post contains a poll

'Mooncups changed my life, to be honest': Three gals explain why they ditched tampons this summer

‘I live with my boyfriend so putting waste in the trash…you feel a bit gross, but with the Mooncup I feel cleaner’

# sustainability - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Steel cups and banning plastic cutlery: How music festivals are trying to combat waste

Litter is a big problem at many festivals.

# sustainability - Monday 13 August, 2018

From The Daily Edge O'Hara's Brewery is launching a reusable steel pint cup at an Irish Festival this weekend Festivals

O'Hara's Brewery is launching a reusable steel pint cup at an Irish Festival this weekend

Another Love Story is one step closer to being a waste-free festival.

# sustainability - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Westport to become Ireland's first plastic straw-free town

Pubs are already on board the initiative which is part of their entry into the 2018 Tidy Towns competition.

# sustainability - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Can a giant multinational like Ikea make low cost, mass-produced furniture and call itself sustainable?

The Swedish furniture giant is one of the biggest and most profitable retailers in the world.

# sustainability - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Dreaming about a holiday? Here are some of the world's best 'eco escapes' National Geographic This post contains images

Dreaming about a holiday? Here are some of the world's best 'eco escapes'

The venues aim to “safeguard cultural and natural heritage” and “support environmentally friendly practices”.

# sustainability - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Here's how Penneys makes sure the clothes you buy are ethical

“Ultimately, you’re guided by doing what’s right.”

# sustainability - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Think you're too 'time poor' to grow your own food? Think again...

It’s what we choose to do with our time that really counts.

# sustainability - Friday 17 April, 2015

Urban Greening: The simple step we can take to beautifully transform our lives

If you live in a city and spend your time working indoors then you need to get more plants into your life.

# sustainability - Sunday 29 March, 2015

An Athlone company is helping solve a big problem for the world's growing population

Oxymem has overhauled waste-treatment processes which have barely changed in a century.

# sustainability - Saturday 21 March, 2015

These are the reasons why every business should think about sustainability

It can save you money – and help you earn more.

# sustainability - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The42 'We lack a clear strategy and can’t get our heads up to look a few years down the line' Column

'We lack a clear strategy and can’t get our heads up to look a few years down the line'

John O’Sullivan questions what Athlone Town’s latest statement could mean for their future in his latest column.

# sustainability - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

From The42 'The club must now learn to live within its means' - Limerick chairman addresses rumours Sustainability

'The club must now learn to live within its means' - Limerick chairman addresses rumours

Pat O’Sullivan says he is committed to the club but the level of financial backing will be decreased.

# sustainability - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

# sustainability - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Opinion: How to make your home (or business!) more efficient and green

Top tips for changes that can dramatically reduce the financial, and environmental, costs of running a home or business.

# sustainability - Monday 29 December, 2014

Poll: Do you agree that the State pension should be cut? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree that the State pension should be cut?

As more people get older, the Government have concerns about increasing expenditure.

# sustainability - Thursday 31 July, 2014

ESB power stations cut CO2 emissions by 1.5 million tonnes last year

Despite the good figures, Eamon Ryan is worried about a “lack of political will” on renewable energy.

# sustainability - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Cement company to create 61 new jobs

That is more than 130 new jobs announced for Dublin today.

EU ministers ban trawlers from discarding fish

Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney said the reform marked “extraordinary progress” in the Common Fisheries Policy.

# sustainability - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Column: Economic growth won't save us - in fact, we'd be better without it

The manic pursuit of growth tipped Ireland into economic crisis. It’s time to look elsewhere for inspiration, argues sufficiency expert Anne B Ryan.

# sustainability - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Irish government will miss deficit targets for 2011: IMF IMF

Irish government will miss deficit targets for 2011: IMF

Not only that, but the IMF reckons Ireland won’t even make its 2015 target for a deficit of 3 per cent of GDP.

# sustainability - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

EU may change rule requiring fish to be thrown back into sea

Fishermen are currently supposed to throw back any fish over strict quotas, even though they are perfectly edible.