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Owners urged to ensure end-of-life vehicles and waste tyres are managed by authorised waste treatment facilities - Jan 12 2017, 10:30 AM
The Environmental Protection Agency has today published waste data about end-of-life vehicles and waste tyres managed by Authorised Treatment Facilities or other waste management organisations in Ireland in 2014.

EPA publishes Annual Report and Accounts for 2015 - Dec 21 2016, 4:12 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today published its Annual Report for the year ended 31 December 2015.

Compliance levels are good overall with most significant issues arising at a small number of licensed sites - Dec 21 2016, 10:00 AM
The EPA Licensed Sites - Report on Enforcement 2015 released today gives details of compliance levels and enforcement activities across a range of industries in 2015.

New EPA Advisory Committee - Dec 19 2016, 1:08 PM
The 7th EPA Advisory Committee was appointed by Mr. Denis Naughten, TD, Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment on 5 December 2016.