Sustainability Research Awards 2016

The following 10 projects were awarded funding.

Lead OrganisationPrincipal InvestigatorProject Title Project Type
University of Limerick (UL) Bernadette O'Regan Sustainable voluntary communities: supports for sustainable environmental, social and economic development Medium Scale Project
University of Birmingham Stuart Harrad Furthering understanding of emissions from landfilled waste containing POP-BFRs and PFOS (FUEL) Medium Scale Project
Maynooth University Ronan Foley Green and blue spaces and health: a health-led approach Desk Study
University of Limerick (UL) Maria Lichrou A Community Based Social Marketing Plan for Increased Participation in WEEE Reuse and Recyling (ColectWEEE) Desk Study
University College Dublin (UCD) Bruce Osborne Managing invasive alien plants in Ireland Medium Scale Project
Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) Vivienne Byers Beyond Neoliberalism; Values and Sustainable Consumption Behaviour Desk Study
University of Limerick (UL) Lisa O'Donoghue Algeopolymers Desk Study
University of Dublin, Trinity College (TCD) Jane Stout POLLIVAL: assessing market and non-market values of pollination services in Ireland Medium Scale Project
National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) Brendan Flynn EPIIC: Environmental Policy Integration - Innovation and Change Desk Study
University College Cork (UCC) Jerry Murphy The role of incentivisation in the development of biomethane production, using anaerobic digestion (AD) Desk Study