EPA Prosecutes Yellow Bins (Waste Disposal) Ltd

On 30 March 2005 the Environmental Protection Agency prosecuted Yellow Bins (Waste Disposal) Limited at Naas District Court. 

The Company pleaded guilty to:

• Failing to install infrastructure prior to the acceptance of waste
• Carrying out waste processing in the absence of this enclosed facility building
• Removal of waste off site by waste carriers and to facilities neither of which received prior approval from the Agency.
 
On hearing details of the offences, Judge Murrough Connellan imposed fines totalling €1,200 and the EPA’s costs of €8,152 were also awarded.