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Tipperary County Council Civic Offices, Clonmel | Civic Offices, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
Tipperary County Council Civic Offices, Clonmel | Civic Offices, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
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Waste Services

Packaging Waste

The Waste Management Packaging Regulations were first introduced in 1997, and are subject to amendment from time to time. The main purpose of the Regulations is to assist Ireland achieve national packaging recovery targets set under EU Directive 94/62/EC.

Tyre and Waste Tyres Information

Don't Burn Bury or Dump Tyres!
Waste tyres cause long-term environmental pollution if disposed of incorrectly such as: Burning, Dumping or Burying.

Batteries and Waste Batteries

Waste Batteries

Waste batteries and accumulators (rechargable batteries), can be returned free of charge, to

a. Retailers who sell equivalent batteries
or
b. other authorised collection points including local authority civic amenity sites.

Prohibition on Burning Waste

Disposal of Waste through Burning!
Burning of waste is illegal, it is a health and environmental hazard.
Burning waste produces toxic smoke and chemicals.

Plastic Bag Levy

The Environmental Levy Plastic Bag Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 605 of 2001) came into effect on 04th March 2002 and amended by the Environmental Levy Plastic Bag Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 167 of 2007)

The plastic bag levy was first introduced on 4th March 2002 at the rate of 15 cent per bag and amended to 22 cents in July 2007.

End-of-Life Vehicle Recycling

The European Union (End-Of-Life Vehicles) Regulations 2014 came into effect on 21 June 2014, may be amended from time to time, and replace the 2006 End-Of-Life Vehicles (ELV) Regulations.

Food Waste- Commercial Regulations

Commercial Food Waste Regulations

In order to implement the EU Landfill Directive the Waste Management (Food Waste) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 508 of 2009) came into effect on:

Waste Collection Permits

In accordance with Section 34 of the Waste Management Acts, 1996, as amended, a person collecting waste for the purposes of reward, with a view to profit or otherwise in the course of business, may only do so under and in accordance with a Waste Collection Permit.

Management of Waste Electrical Items (WEEE)

Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
The Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment Regulations require producers and retailers of WEEE to be responsible for the financing of the collection, treatment, recovery and environmentally sound disposal of WEEE.

Farm Plastics

2020 FARM PLASTICS COLLECTION CALENDAR DATES

Extractive Industry Waste

Waste Management (Management of Waste from the Extractive Industries) Regulations 2009.

Sewage Sludge Facilities

The Waste Management (Registration of Sewage Sludge Facility) Regulations S.I. No. 32 of 2010 was introduced on 02nd February 2010, and may be subject to amendment from time to time.

Sewage Sludge used in Agriculture

Sludge from Waste Water Treatment Plants and septic tanks can only be used in Agriculture in accordance with the Waste Management (Use of Sewage Sludge in Agriculture) Regulations, 1998 and the Waste Management (Use of Sewage Sludge in Agriculture) Regulations, 2001.

Waste Facilities

Waste Authorisation
In accordance with Section 39 of the Waste Management Act, 1996, as amended, a person shall not dispose of or undertake the recovery of waste (including the treatment of waste) at a facility, and may only do so under and in accordance with a waste licence that is in force in relation to the carrying on of the activity concerned at that facility.

Household Waste

Household waste management and disposal is a priority for the section and further details www.tipperarycoco.ie/environment/household-waste, of areas where a three bin service is required, list of civic amenities and waste management bye laws.

Donohill Recycing Centre welcomes students from Tankerstown National School

20 students from Tankerstown National School had a very enjoyable tour of Donohill Recycling Centre on 25th November, 2019.

A Group of twenty Students , 2 teachers and 1 Parent attended.

Free WEEE Collection Days May 2020

Free WEEE Collection Days May 2020 - POSTPONED due to COVID-19 until further notice

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