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


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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Press Release: Repak Annual Report 2018


Read our Annual Report 2018. Ireland Surpasses All EU Recycling Targets with highest ever rate of recycling and recovery of packaging waste Repak, Ireland’s packaging recycling compliance scheme, funded the recycling and recovery of 904,249 tonnes of packaging in 2018, a 10.5% increase on 2017. Ireland’s overall recycling rate of 68% for all materials is…

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Press Release: Repak Launches The 5th Annual Pakman Awards


A quarter of the Irish public don’t know what measures Irish companies are taking to protect the environment Repak research reveals Ireland’s attitudes to the sustainability efforts of organisations Almost three quarters (72%) make a conscious choice to only shop or engage with Irish companies who are contributing to protecting the environment Despite a quarter…

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