News Category: Electrical Waste
No Time to Waste
June 23rd 2020
WEEE Ireland Annual Environmental Report 2019 Difficulties in recycling electrical waste from household clear outs during lockdown could derail Ireland’s compliance with EU targets after a...Read More
Cancellation Notice – WEEE Public Collection Events
March 16th 2020
In the interest of public health and safety and in light of ongoing advice from the government on measures to contain the spread of the Covid-19 virus, WEEE Ireland has taken the decision to postpone...Read More
WEEE Ireland Reaffirms Partnership with LauraLynn!
March 10th 2020
WEEE Ireland Reaffirms LauraLynn Partnership with €50,000 donation, brings total LauraLynn donation to over €440,000! WEEE Ireland 2020 – celebrating 15 years of electrical recycling in...Read More
Have a lightbulb moment with WEEE Ireland!
November 15th 2019
WEEE Ireland recently published findings that 3.2 million lightbulbs were recycled in 2018, despite an estimated 10 million being sold in Ireland in the same period. WEEE Ireland is calling on...Read More
WEEE Ireland Celebrates International E-Waste Day 2019 & Welcomes Schemes 1,000th Member JYSK Ireland
October 23rd 2019
Call on all households to increase e-waste recycling efforts & WEEE Ireland Confirms its 1,000 Member supporting the national WEEE & Battery recycling system On Monday 14th October 2019...Read More
European Battery Recycling Week, September 9th – 15th 2019
September 9th 2019
From Monday 9th to Sunday 15th September, European Battery Recycling Week will be celebrated in a number of countries across Europe. The week long initiative powered by EUCOBAT, the Pan-European...Read More
Schools WEEE Pledge Programme Yields almost 1 Million AA Batteries in 2018
September 9th 2019
Tipperary School is Top of the Class! Schools WEEE Pledge Programme Yields almost 1 Million AA Batteries in 2018 Scoil Lua Naofa celebrates European Battery Recycling Week On European...Read More
WEEE Ireland and The PAKman Awards 2019
June 18th 2019
The Pakman Awards have launched their 2019 search to find the environmental champions who are shaping Ireland’s future. Research released for the launch of the awards revealed Ireland’s...Read More
Small Things Matter Now and Forever!
April 16th 2019
When it Comes to Recycling, One Small Action Can Make a Huge Difference WEEE Ireland’s Small Things Matter campaign encourages Irish householders to recycle waste lighting equipment and small...Read More
Consumers surpass national recycling targets in 2018, with 11 batteries recycled for every person!
February 24th 2019
WEEE Ireland Reaffirms Partnership with LauraLynn with €50,000 Donation Brings Total LauraLynn Donation to over €390,000 WEEE Ireland, Ireland’s largest electrical and battery recycling...Read More