Report highlights Mayo town releasing raw sewage into the environment

Newport in Co Mayo has been named as one of 34 towns in Ireland that released raw sewage into the environment every day in 2020 because they did not have treatment plants, according to a new report by the Environmental...

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Report outlines events leading to chemical spill in Mayo treatment plant

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published their report on a chemical spill at Kiltimagh Water Treatment Plant (WTP), which they detected in an audit that took place on 17th September last. EPA Inspector, Donal Howley, discovered that there had been...

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Mayo lake among most polluted in the country

The Environmental Protection Agency’s seventh ‘State of the Environment’ report has highlighted two issues in Mayo in its findings. The...

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EPA invites Mayo students to take part in €1000 environmental competition

EPA competition launch
By Tadhg Staunton The environmental protection agency has invited second level schools across Ireland to take part in the “Story...

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