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Repak Christmas Recycling Survey Results


05.12.2019

Ireland’s Christmas eco-consciousness unwrapped     New research from Repak reveals shoppers’ behaviour this Christmas.   Ireland’s households are expected to generate 75,000 tonnes of packaging waste this Christmas, a 10% increase on a usual three-month period 68% say that the environment will influence how they shop at Christmas 57% consciously purchase Christmas gifts that…

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Press Release: Repak Online Shopping Report 2019


28.11.2019

  PACKAGING WASTE FROM OVERSEAS ONLINE RETAILERS GROWS BY 17% TO REACH 11,740 TONNES IN 2019 – REPAK ONLINE SHOPPING REPORT REVEALS Repak warns that packaging waste generated from online shopping continues to grow without any accountability from overseas online retailers. Major online retailers such as Pretty Little Thing, ScrewFix, eBay, Boohoo, and Wish continue…

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Press Release: Aran Islands Co-op Recycling Project wins top national environmental award at 2019 Pakman Awards


06.11.2019

Aran Islands Co-op Recycling Project (Athchursail Árann) awarded the overall 2019 Pakman Award for its work transforming the waste management and recycling infrastructure on the Aran Islands Coca Cola, BuJo, RTÉ, University College Cork, Thorntons Recycling and Castletroy College were also amongst the winners 25th October 2019: The Aran Islands Co-op Recycling Project (Athchursail Árann)…

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