30 Nov 2021

Cashel chosen for pilot 'zero waste' project

Green Enterprises Project

Cashel chosen for pilot 'zero waste' project

Cashel has been chosen for a zero waste project, it was announced at the Cashel-Tipperary Municipal District monthly meeting on Monday 26 September.

The pilot, a collaboration between environmental charity VOICE and the Southern Region Waste Management Office (SRWMO), aims to “re-engage people with better recycling,” waste prevention co-ordinator at the SRWMO, Pauline McDonogh, explained.

Ms. McDonogh portrayed Cashel as the “perfect size and location” for the 12-18 month pilot, while also acknowledging the support of Fine Gael’s Tom Hayes in securing the pilot for the town.

“The pilot is just starting out and funding has been applied for from the Environmental Protection Agency under the Green Enterprises project. We will know within a week if we have been successful or not,” she underlined.

Read the full story in The Nationalist, on sale tomorrow.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.