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Pay-by-waste collection cards for Dublin

Dublins move to charge householders for residual waste collections has met with approval from Irelands Government. The capital city has announced that householders will have to pay E340 (£235) to have a standard 240-litre wheeled bin collected every week in 2005.Cynics suggest such charging amounts to a stealth tax, and the UK Government has ruled out allowing variable charging in the near future.But Ireland Environment Minister Dick Roche welcomed Dublins ...