Where does our food waste go? What happens to our brown bin full of garden and food waste once the waste collector picks it up from our house? Where does the it go and how is it recycled. Finally, your food waste questions answered.
Obeo part of NCAD Innovation Centre Obeo launched as part of the new NCAD Innovation Centre; Origin8, an inccubation centre for start up companies wishing to bring an innovative design to market. We’ve been lucky enough to share a space with fantastic starts ups like Gazel and Cara Mobility, in a very productive and exciting […]
The truth about recycling The recycling sceptic; we all know one. They are the people that tell you that all our waste goes to landfill regardless and there is no point in separating our paper and using our organic bin. So we thought we’d put these naysayers to bed with some good old […]
More brown bins This July (2015) will see the next wave of Irish areas to have brown bins rolled out. This will be followed by the ‘pay per weight’ collections that your waste collector must introduce within the following 12 months, ahead of the July 2016 deadline. Here we’ll answer the what, why and where for you on the whole brown […]
Food Waste regulations for Irish homes and businesses Since 2010 Irish businesses have been obliged (by law) to change the way they dispose of food waste and bio-waste. This was done in an effort to reduce the level of biodegradable waste going in to landfill. Instead diverting it to composting facilities and other treatment centre’s […]
Obeo – the fix We were over the moon to have received coverage from so many of the countries best established media outlets, least of all ‘The Irish Independent’. It has given us great encouragement to see national media take an interest in food waste, innovation and start up companies.