Welcome to My Waste, Ireland’s official guide to managing your waste. Here you will find everything you need and want to know about managing your waste responsibly, efficiently and in the way that suits you. Browse mywaste.ie site for your local waste services; bring banks, recycling facilities along with ways to help you prevent waste, reuse and upcycle.
Mywaste is an information portal only, it is not waste collectors or waste enforcement, their role is to guide and advise you on where and how you can report activities such as illegal dumping or possible problems with your waste collection service.
Hazardous materials and your greener living guides
Are you aware of the chemicals you use - do you really need all these different products for everyday cleaning and gardening chores?
From the cleaning cupboard to the bathroom shelf, every home contains an extensive collection of chemicals and other substances that can be harmful to our health or hazardous to the environment.
With relatively little effort, it is easy to make positive changes and reduce and prevent the amount of hazardous waste we all create.
Below you will find a a few guides from mywaste.ie
All gardens are important for wildlife
As we develop more land for housing and infrastructure, and intensive agriculture it has become the norm to ‘squeezed out’ nature. We all can do something about this by starting to create change right outside our door. Our gardens represent a huge potential habitat and refuge for Ireland’s pressured wildlife.
For some handy tips on Gardening for Biodiversity check out this guide here (PDF 17MB)
More information can be found on MyWaste.ie