Factsheet: Waste Management Policy

Waste Management Policy

Key Information

Country/Region:

Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
A Resource Opportunity - Waste Management Policy in Ireland
Description: 
This policy document provides a roadmap on how Ireland will move away from an over dependence on landfill, by putting in place the most appropriate technologies and approaches to reduce waste, while at the same time maximising the resources to recover from waste. The policy encompasses measures covering the full spectrum of waste management planning, compliance and enforcement.
Goal/Aim: 
improve waste management

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Department of Environment, Community and Local Government

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2012