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World Cup 2018: Take Our Recycling Quiz!

world cup recycling quiz

Introducing our World Cup 2018 ‘Goals to Share’ Campaign As the World Cup kicks off, we are putting our own spin on proceedings! As one of Northern Ireland’s leading recycling companies, we want to see what you know about the countries playing and their environmental achievements! Check back regularly for our updated poll questions. We… Read More

Making Waste Wonderful! Ikea Banning all Single-Use Plastic by 2020


We are incredibly proud today to announce that our client, Ikea has announced a ban on single-use plastic in their stores from 2020. The Swedish company will stop selling all single-use plastic items, worldwide, within the next two years and will instead embrace the principles of circular economy in all product development. The emphasis will… Read More

WIN! BOX Tickets to Maggie Yer Ma! in Grand Opera House Belfast


To celebrate our sponsorship of this year’s Family Festival in Grand Opera House Belfast, we are offering one lucky reader the chance to win tickets for another of their amazing shows. Would you like to see see Maggie Yer Ma! on Friday 15th June? The tickets are for the box, we will also treat you… Read More

World Environment Day 2018: 5 ways you can beat ocean plastic!


There has been a lot of talk in recent years about the increase of plastic pollution in our oceans, with stories of floating islands of rubbish and recently a pledge to ban plastic ‘microbeads’ found in tons of everyday products. For many of us, this can be easy to ignore, however, earlier this year a report… Read More

ENTER: ISL Waste Management & Grand Opera House School Art Competition

Grand Opera House art competition Belfast

As principal sponsors for this year’s Grand Opera House Family Festival, running from 3 – 5 July, we want to inspire children to make creative use of the recyclable materials they have at home and in school. We are asking all Northern Ireland schools to get involved with this year’s Family Festival Competition and to… Read More

NI Businesses Must Prioritise Responsible Consumption & Production

UN SDGs Belfast

Northern Ireland businesses must prioritise Responsible Consumption and Production, according to delegates at the recent recent Making Global Goals Local Business – Belfast event. The conference centred around the Global Goals adopted by United Nation member states in 2015 and in a post-event survey, attendees identified Goal 12 as the most important for the private… Read More

WIN Tickets to Balmoral Show 2018!


Are you interested in Making Waste Wonderful? In how you can better reduce, reuse and recycle your waste to make this world a healthier, cleaner place? If so, why don’t you signup to receive our monthly newsletters? Full of interesting information on new ways we can all help to reduce plastic pollution, move waste away… Read More

Visit Belfast & Habitat For Humanity Rearranging the Furniture

Visit Belfast Habitat For Humanity

Did you know that in the UK we throw away more than 300,000 tonnes of reusable furniture every year? It’s a massive problem and usually caused by the fact that bulky waste doesn’t fit in bins and often not even in cars, so individuals and businesses find it difficult to ethically dispose. We work closely… Read More

Barry Donaghy Speaking at UN SDG Roadshow 2018

sustainable development goals SDG

  We are delighted to announce that our Managing Director Barry Donaghy will be a panelist and speaker at the forthcoming Sustainable Development Goals Roadshow, in Belfast. The theme of the event is ‘Making Global Goals Local Business’ and it will centre around the Global Goals adopted by United Nation member states in 2015. The… Read More

Northern Ireland Businesses Tackling Plastic Pollution – List

ISL Plastic Waste

As the war against Plastic Pollution becomes more and more widespread, we wanted to shed some light on local waste heroes. With every passing week more Northern Ireland businesses are taking steps to reduce their plastic use and to boost recycling in their regions. Here are just a few. Feel free to contact us if… Read More