Government and Community based programmes

Many ongoing Government initiatives aimed at raising awareness and promoting the concept of sustainable waste management and reuse are in operation across a multitude of sectors in Ireland since the launch of the National Waste Prevention Programme in 2004.

Such initiatives are managed (to name but a few!) by such groups as the EPA, the Department of the Environment, An Taisce and Fáilte Ireland. For more information check out:

Green Home programme
Green Schools programme
Green Business programme
Green Hospitality programme
Green Healthcare programme
Greening Communities
Local Authority Prevention Network 
Prevent & Save
Stop Food Waste
Smile Resource Exchange
Cleaner Greener Production Programme

To find out about programmes funded by the EPA, as part of the National Waste Prevention programme visit

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