A €1 million fund to help local authorities remove the blight of dumped stockpiles, estimated to total 750,000 end-of-life tyres, was announced by Minister for the Environment Denis Naughten last month

A new disposal scheme “will do nothing to stem the stockpiles of illegally-dumped tyres around the country” when it comes into effect next month, the (...)

Repak ELT estimates  there are as many as 100 illegal tyre dumps around the country.

Ireland is groaning under the weight of hundreds of thousands of illegally disposed tyres, a stockpile that is growing each year. It’s causing a doubl(...)