Platin

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An aerial view of the Irish Cement facility at Platin, Co Meath. Photograph: Aerial Eye

Heavy industries using intense heat in their manufacturing face the hardest task in trying to decarbonise and wean off large amounts of fossil fuels. (...)

The Mungret decision has been criticised by Limerick Against Pollution, which was critical of  a proposal to burn used tyres in kilns used in the manufacturing process at an oral hearing last September

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for replacement of fossil fuels use at two of Irish Cement’s manufacturing facilities – at Mungret on the outs(...)

 Irish Cement factory in Platin, Co Meath: ICL objected, as “a matter of principle”, to the seizure and retention of emails of Seamus Lynch relating to his role within CRH . Photograph: Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland

A challenge to the seizure of certain emails of a senior executive of cement giant CRH during a search of a subsidiary’s premises as part of an inves(...)