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Repak Recycle Week 2017


11.09.2017

Repak Recycle Week 2017 #repak20 This Repak Recycle Week we are celebrating 20 years of packaging recycling success in Ireland. Repak was established in 1997 in accordance with EU legislation that was created to ensure certain businesses – known as Repak members – were responsible for the packaging they placed on the Irish market and…

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Shop with a Repak Member


01.09.2017

#ShopRepakMember Almost all Irish people think retailers have an obligation to recycle properly Repak research reveals Ireland’s preferences for recycling over the festive season Over 93% of people think that retailers have an obligation to recycle properly Just over 50% are unaware that retailers are legally obligated to recycle Almost all (90%) are more likely…

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Save Our Nation from Contamination!


22.08.2017

Over 100,000 tonnes of contaminated recyclable material goes to landfill each year Repak Contamination Research Reveals: Contamination in the recycling bin can be as high as 36% in some areas in Ireland. 47% of people admit to deliberately placing contaminated waste in their recycling bin. 90% of people believe that Ireland is not doing enough…

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