This week Midwest Radio spoke to Pauline McDonogh who works at mywaste.ie about the new brown bin service being rolled out across the country this month.
Did you know…
- Brown bins are used for the disposal of food waste
- All households in the country are eligible for these new bins and can contact mywaste.ie
Why should you get your brown bin?
- Compost bins help to recycle kitchen trash, resulting in nutrient-rich compost for healthier plants.
- Brown compost bins prevent odor by balancing green waste, fostering efficient decomposition in home composting.
- Brown compost bins help reduce landfill waste, converting organic materials into valuable compost for gardens.
What can you do to help your food waste?
- Irish individuals can use brown bins for food waste, supporting composting efforts and reducing environmental impact.
- Reduce food waste in Ireland by composting leftovers, utilizing brown bins for eco-friendly disposal and soil enrichment.
Here’s a few websites if you want to know more!