EPA Tidy Towns Special Award for Waste Prevention

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In 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency is sponsoring a special competition: the EPA Tidy Towns Special Award for Waste Prevention.


2 National Runner-Up Prizes: €500 each

This award is to recognise communities that have undertaken activities to prevent waste and use resources efficiently. When we talk about waste prevention, we’re not talking about recycling; we’re talking about not generating waste in the first place. This can be achieved by consuming less and using resources and materials efficiently. The application form for the EPA Special Award for waste prevention can be downloaded here http://localprevention.ie/epa-tidy-towns-special-award-for-waste-prevention