18 June 2024

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Galway recycles almost 3,000 tonnes of e-waste in 2023

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Galway recycles almost 3,000 tonnes of e-waste in 2023

People in Galway recycled almost 3,000 tonnes of e-waste – or nearly 10kg per person – in 2023

Ireland had a record-breaking recycling year – with 41,730 tonnes of electronic and electrical waste recycled last year.

That’s the equivalent of 200 forty-foot containers more than the previous year, according to the annual report.

Leo Donovan, CEO, WEEE Ireland, says this is a major achievement, but more can be done:

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