Noonan: Heat-wave exposes the short-sightedness of Water Charge abolition
The ongoing heat-wave, and imposition of water restrictions, shows the shortsightedness of abolishing water charges, says Councillor Malcolm Noonan
Cuffe: Irish Water must prosecute those who fail to fix leaks
Irish Water are not doing enough to get people to fix leaks, says Councillor Ciarán Cuffe. Homeowners must be compelled to fix leaks they discover.
Greens renew call for ban on microbeads following NUIG report
Grace O’Sullivan has renewed her call for a ban on microbeads, after a report found that 73% of fish in Irish waters had ingested plastic particles.
Continuing water quality issues threaten tourism, public health and the environment
Eamon Ryan and David Healy say that continuing water quality issues threaten tourism, health and the environment following the latest EPA water report.
Healy criticises River Basin Management Plan
Councillor David Healy has criticised the River Basin Management Plan for failing take action to end the pollution of our rivers and coastlines.