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National Hazardous Waste Management Plan, for the Republic of Ireland

This revised Plan sets out the priority actions that should be undertaken within the lifetime of the Plan in relation to: the prevention of hazardous waste; improved collection rates for certain categories of hazardous waste; steps that are required to improve Ireland’s self-sufficiency in hazardous waste management and the continued identification and regulation of legacy issues (e.g. identification, risk assessment and regularisation of historic unregulated waste disposal sites). The key to achieving the revised Plan’s objectives is effective implementation. A number of recommendations are made in the revised Plan. Section 26(5) of the Waste Management Act 1996 as amended states the relationship between the revised Plan and public bodies:

Publication Documents



National Hazardous Waste Management Plan 2014-2020 Waste MP2014-2020.pdfNational Hazardous Waste Management Plan 2014-202030/06/2014 23:00:00pdf3686596