Welcome to the Southern Region Waste Management Website

Welcome to the SRWMO website

Establishing single-issue task groups

Fruit and veg in a bin

Working pro-actively with our local authority partners

Waste Bin at GVM mart

Co-ordinating the development and implementation of the Regional Waste Management Plan

Rubbish Skip

Proactively promoting prevention, minimisation, re-use and recycling of waste

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R4R final congress, 23 October 2014, Sofia

Let's discover the results and tools of R4R:...

Speaker presentations from the June Series of Business Breakfasts.

The events were held in Cork on 24th June, Kilkenny 25th June...

Among the measures contained in “A Resource Opportunity – Waste Management Policy In Ireland” which will play an important role in the...

Cooking Demonstration, Dingle Cookery School, Friday 3rd October 5pm

Well known Chef, Mark Doe, who will do a...

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The Role of the Southern Region Waste Management Office:

  • To co-ordinate the preparation of the regional waste management plan for the southern waste region;
  • Co-ordinating, in partnership with the member local authorities, the development and implementation of the objectives set out in the Regional Waste Management Plan and ensuring that the targets set out in the Plan are achieved within the specified dates.
  • Proactively promoting prevention, minimisation, re-use and recycling of waste in accordance with the waste hierarchy and in association with industries, businesses, other statutory and non-statutory Agencies;
  • Fostering community awareness of waste management issues in association with the Environmental Awareness Officers in each of the member local authorities.
  • Establishing single-issue task groups on issues such as the management of construction and demolition waste, education and awareness and historic landfill sites.

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Philippa King

Philippa King, Regional Waste Coordinator:

Overall responsibility for managing the Regional Waste Management Office and ensuring that the Regional Waste Management Plan objectives and targets are delivered.

E-mail: philippa.king@limerick.ie

Phone: 061 496842

Margaret Murphy

Margaret Murphy, Regional Waste Minimisation Advisor:

Responsibility for promoting waste prevention and minimisation for industry & business in the Region through personal contact and through local and regional initiatives.

E-mail: margaret.murphy@srwmo.ie

Phone: 061 496843

Carol Sweetnam

Carol Sweetnam, Executive Scientist:

Key role in the preparation of the draft Waste Management Plan for the SWR, in particular the collation of waste statistics and preparation of relevant chapters. Also have role in the facilitation of partner Local Authorities to meet their responsibilities under the enforcement & historic landfill task groups committees set up under the Governance of SWR.

Currently participating in the European funded Regions for Recycling (R4R) project, on behalf of the region.

E-mail: carol.sweetnam@srwmo.ie

Phone: 061 496841

Pauline McDonogh

Pauline McDonogh, Waste Prevention Co-ordinator:

Responsibility for co-ordination of the Prevention activities at community, SME and household level. Pauline also has responsibility for the delivering projects funded by the EPA as part of the Local Authority Prevention Network.

E-mail: pauline.mcdonogh@srwmo.ie

Phone: 061 496844

Liam Bergin

Liam Bergin, Corporate Services, Southern Waste Region

Overall responsibility for managing the Corporate Services function of the Regional Waste Management Office and ensuring that the Regional Waste Management Plan objectives and targets are delivered.

E-mail: liam.bergin@tipperarycoco.ie

Phone: 067 44576

Southern Region Waste Management Office,
Lissanalta House,
Dooradoyle,
Co. Limerick.

Phone: 061 496 596
E-mail: info@srwmo.ie
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