It is nearly 20 years since retired Cork businessman Dr Tom Cavanagh set up the Irish Business Against Litter (Ibal) campaign in 1996 to “rid our coun(...)

Litter on Emmet Street in Dublin’s north inner city. Dublin city centre got a clean rating for the first time in 18 years of monitoring but the area to the northeast of the city centre was found to be exceptionally dirty. Photograph: Alan Betson.

Dublin’s north inner city is the dirtiest urban area in the State, the Irish Business Against Litter (Ibal) annual survey has found.The anti-litter le(...)

An anti-litter organisation has criticised the Government for failing to support an Adopt a Road scheme, which would see priva(...)