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Recycling firm calls for landfill tax increase in Ireland

An Irish-based recycling firm has called for the cost of sending rubbish to landfill to be trebled to €60 per tonne.Greyhound Recycling says the landfill levy must be increased from €20 to encourage recycling and create jobs.Marketing and communications manager Ronan Gallagher told MRW that historically landfill tax in Ireland had been low but now circumstances had changed: The real issue now is that our 2010 diversion from landfill ...