There was strong performance at Greencore, in a year of where it invested £93m to expand capacity. Greencore, the sandwich and food-to-go company, saw operating profits for the full year ending September 2015 rise 10.6% to £91.7m (€130.2m). Group
NTR plc (“NTR”), today reported a profit of €72.6 million for the first half of the 2016 financial year as part of its final results announcement prior to a demerger of the Group, which is to take place today. The profit is principally due to t
Alupro Ireland in collaboration with IKEA and WEEE Ireland promote the recycling of tea light holders in greater Dublin area.
This is because making aluminium from the raw material, bauxite, uses a lot of energy - while recycling the metal through a simple re-melt process is a massive 20 times more energy efficient. Put another way, recycling uses just 5% of the energy needed for primary production.
And because aluminium can be recycled over and over again without losing its properties, the metal has a lifetime of different uses: about 75% of all the aluminium ever produced is still in circulation.
The challenge now is to raise recycling rates for the aluminium we use as individuals - mainly drinks cans, foil trays and aerosol cans. Find out how we do it in Ireland ...
Alupro Ireland is a member of a European network of organisations, funded by the European Aluminium Association (EAA) to promote the collection and recycling of used aluminium packaging within the Government, stakeholders, and the general public. The organisation works closely with the UK Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) which is a not for profit organisation funded by aluminium packaging producers and recyclers.