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Irish Government considers introducing incineration tax

The Minister for Environment in Ireland is considering introducing an incineration levy and increasing landfill tax by the end of the year.Landfill tax in Ireland is currently €20 per tonne and John Gormley is currently looking at advice that would see the landfill tax double in the short term, and eventually quadruple.An ongoing independent international review of regional waste plans is currently being carried out. Gormley told the Irish Times: ...