EPA New Template for AER

The Environmental Protection have developed a new template for AER 2019 reporting and announced an extension to the reporting deadline. The Annual Environmental Report (AER) is a requirement for all EPA licensed facilities and should present a concise summary of the environmental…

COVID-19: ECOS Precautions

We appreciate that concerns that may exist since last week about face to face contact in light of developments regarding COVID-19.  We are mindful and diligent regarding all precautions to prevent spread of the virus. To that end and in…

Packaging Waste Legal Requirement

Since 1997 Irish legislation has placed the responsibility for the recovery and recycling of packaging waste on those who handle packaging at any stage of the supply chain. A ‘Producer’ of packaging waste is a business who, for the purpose…

Financial Provision for Environmental Liabilities

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2019 document on Environmental Liabilities and Financial Provision  provides guidance to ensure that adequate funds are available to pay for remediation of environmental damage and pollution and provide for safe closure and incident management at licensed…