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Low smoke zone for Cork City & County - September 2012

Boundary entended prohibiting burning of low smoke fuel in Cork City & County.

It is an offence to sell smoky (bituminous) coal in this specified area (S.I. No. 326 of 2012)

It is an offence to burn smoky (bituminous) coal in this specified area (S.I. No. 326 of 2012)

Any coal sold or burned in this specified area must have the words “Smokeless Fuel” printed on the bag. If it isn’t smokeless, don’t buy it or burn it in this specified area.

 

Ministers announcement that Ban on Low Smoke Fuel will be extended nationwide

https://www.dccae.gov.ie/en-ie/news-and-media/press-releases/Pages/Minister-Naughten-announces-nationwide-ban-on-smoky-coal.aspx

 

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