Waste collection charges

editorial image
Waste collection charges in Co Leitrim are on par or in some cases, cheaper, than many other counties according to figures published in Saturday’s Irish Independent.

Waste collection charges in Co Leitrim are on par or in some cases, cheaper, than many other counties according to figures published in Saturday’s Irish Independent.

The nationwide study of waste collection charges showed that the disposal of the ‘average’ household annual waste of 951kg of waste - made up of 637kg in general waste, 223kg of recyclables and the remainder in compostable waste - was €309 under Clean Ireland Recycling; €344 for Mulleadys Ltd and €350 for Barna Recycling.

Whilst the figures showed that collection costs varied widely throughout the country, it noted that prices were pretty much on par for those imposed in the rest of Connacht.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.