3rd bin characterisation report 2010

3rd Bin Commercial Waste Bin Characterisation Report

Year: 2010

As a follow-on to the Municipal Waste Characterisation 2008 Surveys (EPA contract NWPP-2007-26), the EPA commissioned RPS to develop biodegradable and packaging factors for residual waste from 3- bin collection systems from commercial origin. This report presents the results of this work.

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Poorly Productive Aquifers - Monitoring Installations and Conceptual Understanding

Year: 2010

A step by step guide to the establishment and installation of monitoring catchments in poorly productive aquifers. The document provides information on the project background and approach, borehole drilling, the construction and installation of wells and the hydrological characteristics of each catchment.

Application Form for Category II RPA Approval

Year: 2010

Application form for approval to be a Radiation Protection Adviser (RPA), under SI 125 of 2000, for Industrial & Educational Practices and Work Activities (Category II) in Ireland.

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National Waste Report 2008

Year: 2009

This report presents information on waste generation and management in 2008. It covers waste generated by households, commercial premises and industrial operators, as well as waste exported abroad. The report also highlights trends in waste generation and management and illustrates progress towards recovery and recycling targets. The online version was revised in January 2011 to correct errata.

Tuarascáil Náisiúnta Dramhaíola 2008

Tuarascáil Náisiúnta Dramhaíola 2008

Year: 2009

Cuireann an tuarascáil seo faisnéis maidir le giniúint agus bainistiú dramhaíola i 2008. Clúdaíonn sé dramhaíl a ghintear ag teaghlaigh, tráchtála agus oibreoirí tionscail, chomh maith le dramhaíl a onnmhairiú thar lear. An tuarascáil béim freisin ar threochtaí i giniúint dramhaíola agus bainistíochta agus léiríonn dul chun cinn i dtreo spriocanna a aisghabháil agus a athchúrsáil.

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National Waste Report 2007

Year: 2009

his report presents information on waste generation and management in 2007, on waste management infrastructure and on initiatives towards waste prevention and recovery. It covers waste generated by householders, commercial premises, as well as waste exported abroad. The report also highlights trends in waste generation and management and illustrates progress towards recovery targets.

Register of former mine sites and tailings ponds (1996)

Year: 2009

Register of former mine sites and tailings ponds (1996)

Historic Mine Sites - Inventory and Risk Classification Volume 1

Year: 2009

This joint project created an inventory of Irelands Historic Mine Sites. The investigations assess the potential risk posed by these sites to humans, animal health and the surrounding environment.

EPA Guidance Note for Noise Action Planning

Year: 2009

Guidance note on the development of noise action plans under the Environmental Noise Regulations

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National Waste Report 2006

Year: 2008

This report presents information on waste generation and management in 2006, on waste management infrastructure and on initiatives towards waste prevention and recovery. It covers waste generated by householders, commercial premises and industrial operations. The report also highlights trends in waste generation and management and illustrates progress towards recovery targets.

2008 - State of the Environment Report

Year: 2008

This fourth state of the environment report evaluates the state of the environment across a number of themes including, climate change, water quality, air quality and emissions, waste, chemicals, land, soil, biodiversity and environmental noise.

National Hazardous Waste Management Plan 2008-2012

Year: 2008

The National Hazardous Waste Management Plan is prepared and published by the Environmental Protection Agency in accordance with section 26 of the Waste Management Acts 1996 to 2008. The first Plan, originally published in 2001, will be replaced by this Plan, published in 2008.

Mun characterisation methodology review 2008

Municipal waste characterisation 2008 - Methodology Review

Year: 2008

A report on the methodology review carried out for the EPA's municipal waste characterisation study 2008.

Article 11 Webform Information

Year: 2008

Article 11 Webform Information

Health Effects of Electromagnetic Fields

Year: 2007

A report on the health effects of electromagnetic fields carried out by an expert group established by the Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources (2007)

National Waste Report 2005

Year: 2006

This report presents information on waste generation and management in 2005, on waste management infrastructure and on initiatives towards waste prevention and recovery. It covers waste generated by householders and commercial premises, as well as waste exported abroad.

Environment In Focus 2006

Environmental Indicators for Ireland, May 2006

Year: 2006

This is the third indicator report prepared by the Environmental Protection Agency that sets out, using key indicators, the current state of the environment, trends over time and the underlying causes of environmental damage. It also examines the main environmental challenges for the key economic sectors in Ireland.

Characterisation of Historic Mine Sites in Ireland and their Environmental Risks

Year: 2005

The EPA, the Geological Survey of Ireland and the Exploration & Mining Division of the Department of Communication, Marine & Natural Resources are undertaking a joint project. The project will carry out detailed site investigations and characterisaton on priority historic mine sites in Ireland. The attached doucment is the project proposal associated with the project.

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National Waste Report: Compost facilities 2005

Year: 2005

This factsheet describes the infrastructure for composting waste in Ireland in 2005.

Final Report Of Expert Group For Silvermines County Tipperary: Lead And Other Relevant Metals

Year: 2004

Cattle deaths from lead poisoning in 1999 on a farm in Silvermines, Co Tipperary, triggered a comprehensive investigation. This report presents the expert group’s final recommendations for guideline values for lead in the environment and provids guidance on human health, animal health and the environment. The report also set out additional work and research needs.

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