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The SEAI Energy Show 2018 – Less than seven weeks to go

Last week we opened registrations for the SEAI Energy Show 2018. The event takes place on Wednesday and Thursday April 18th and 19th at the RDS, Dublin. With less than seven weeks to go, preparations are well under way and even a little hectic at times, but we love it! Most of our exhibition space is already booked, with just a few slots remaining. So, if you are considering joining us, get in touch soon. It’s a great opportunity to showcase your products/services to the right audience. Don’t just take our word for it though, hear it straight from some of our past exhibitors .

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Minister Sean Kyne launches new Tellus Data for Mayo & Donegal and updates on geological heritage audit for Co. Galway


More geological secrets of Ireland's west and northwest revealed in latest phase of Tellus survey by Geological Survey Ireland.
    •    Airborne geophysical surveys show the ancient building blocks that formed Ireland
    •    New data will be used to help redraw geological maps for the region
    •    Survey results will be useful for natural resource management
    •    Geological heritage audit for County Galway outlined.
 

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Environment ministers discussed the Circular Economy and the Plastics Strategy

At today’s Environment Council, ministers exchanged views on the package presented by the Commission on 16 January 2018, which aims at delivering on the circular economy action plan. The package consists of the following elements:

  •         European strategy for plastics in a circular economy
  •         a Monitoring framework for the circular economy
  •         Implementation of the Circular Economy package: options to address the interface between chemical, product and waste legislatiion

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World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day takes place on 8 June 2018.

This year, the main conservation focus will be on plastic pollution prevention and cleaning the ocean of marine litter.

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NEW CONCRETE TICKET COURSE LISTINGS FOR 2018

The Irish Concrete Society is pleased to launch a series of Concrete Ticket courses for Spring / Summer 2018. The Concrete Ticket is a half-day course providing guidance on the correct handling, finishing, curing and ordering of concrete for construction. The course is suitable for those who are involved and responsible for the receiving, transporting, placing and finishing concrete after its arrival on site.

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