Environmental Awareness

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    National Waste Management Plan for the Circular Economy

    The public consultation phase for the National Waste Management Plan for a Circular Economy launched today 3rd May and will run up to 5th July 2023. The general public are invited to make submissions...

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    Waste Prevention Grants 2023

    The Waste Prevention Grant Scheme supports the circular economy by funding projects that incorporate redesign, repair, reuse, changing attitudes and behaviours.

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    Cork Mini-Boat Atlantic Adventure

    In September 2021, the Cork Mini-Boat continued its Atlantic adventure, teaching children in Cork and the US about oceans, currents, and more.

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    ReLove Paint

    ReLove Paint is high-quality, leftover, water-based paint that is being revived instead of being dumped or incinerated.

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    Cork City Green Schools

    Green Schools is a long-term programme that seeks to make environmental awareness and action an intrinsic part of the life of a school.

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    Dreaming of a Green Christmas

    The typical Irish household produces a third more waste at Christmas. Hints & tips to prevent food waste and to remind people to recycle their packaging.

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    Dispose of Unused Medicines Properly (DUMP)

    A month-long campaign to promote safe disposal of unused medicines by bringing them to your local participating pharmacy.

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    Pride in Our Community Awards 2022

    Annual awards for active, inclusive, environmentally aware local communities.

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    Cork School Garden Competition

    Annual competition organised by Muintir na Tíre and supported by Cork City and County Councils.