One Day: How Ireland Cleans Up

January 17th 2019

One Day: How Ireland Cleans Up

January 17th 2019 On Monday the 14th of January 2019 , Thorntons Recycling was mentioned in an RTE Documentary – “One Day: How Ireland Cleans Up”. The second in a new series of One Day documentaries goes behind the scenes with people whose job is to clean up after the public. In this episode, a bin lorry driver, a window cleaning crew, a shift supervisor in...

Thorntons Recycling at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival

January 9th 2019

Thorntons Recycling at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival

January 9th 2019 On St Stephen’s Day, City Island won the Thorntons Recycling Maiden Hurdle at the Leopardstown Christmas Horse Racing Festival. Trained by Martin Brassil with jockey M P Walsh on board. There was great excitement in the parade ring welcoming City Island and all those associated with the horse. The event takes place over the Christmas Period...

Christmas Tree Collection – Pillo Hotel, Ashbourne

January 4th 2019

Christmas Tree Collection – Pillo Hotel, Ashbourne

January 4th 2019 We are delighted to announce that Councillor Joe Bonner has organised a collection point for Christmas trees at the Pillo Hotel, Ashbourne from Sunday 6th of January 2019 to Sunday the 13th of January 2019. There is no charge for the disposal of the trees at the site. This is their 15th year providing this service to the people of Ashbourne and...

Recycle More this Christmas

December 27th 2018

Recycle More this Christmas

December 27th 2018 Please help us to Recycle more PLASTICS over this festive season.  WE NEED YOUR HELP TO INCREASE OUR RECYCLING RATE!!!! What Can you do? Recycle More Plastics – which ones? There are different kind of plastics, soft plastics like food wrappers and rigid plastics like butter containers. Rigid plastics, washed and dried, are acceptable in the Gree...

Merry Christmas LauraLynn from Thorntons Recycling

December 24th 2018

Merry Christmas LauraLynn from Thorntons Recycling

December 24th 2018 On Thursday the 20th of December we presented LauraLynn Children’s Hospice with their cheque for 2018. Throughout the year, 1% of our online household customer ‘top ups’ over €25 has been retained and given to the charity to support the brilliant work they do each day. Congratulations and thank you to all our Household Customer...

Final Competition Winners of 2018

December 19th 2018

Final Competition Winners of 2018

December 19th 2018 The winners of December’s Customer Loyalty draw are …. Congratulations to the following customers who received tickets to Leopardstown Christmas Horse Racing Festival for entering the monthly household e-mail competition. All they had to do is open the e-mail!! Donnella from Bray, Co Wicklow Jean from Ballyfermot, Dublin 10 Caroline from Dubl...

Recycle More this Christmas

December 17th 2018

Recycle More this Christmas

December 17th 2018 Last week we educated our customers on recycling aluminium cans and plastics. Today we are going to focus on paper. Did you know it is possible to recycle one sheet of printer paper up to 7 times. Paper comes in many different types, from glossy magazines to newspapers. All of which is recyclable once it is not soiled with food or drink. Each ton...

Recycle More this Christmas

December 13th 2018

Recycle More this Christmas

December 13th 2018 At this time of the year most household’s accumulate different types of waste. From packaging off toys and food, to Christmas dinner left overs. Over the next week we will be sharing videos on what happens your recycling material after you put them into your household recycling bin. Today we have shared a video on Aluminium Cans. These are be...

Christmas Period 2018

December 13th 2018

Christmas Period 2018

December 13th 2018 Firstly we would like to thank you for your continued support and customer throughout 2018. With the Christmas period fast approaching we want publish our opening times and information on both household and commercial collections. Household bin collections will run as per your calendar. Please check your calendar for collection days and ensure you...

Movember 2018 – A Huge Success!!

November 30th 2018

Movember 2018 – A Huge Success!!

November 30th 2018 Today marks the final day of Movember for our 15 Mo Bro’s and 2 Mo Sista’s It has been an exciting month around our Head Office here in Parkwest Business Park, Dublin 12 with the donation amount exceeding all our expectations We started the month with a goal of €1,400 – we thought it would be a tough but reachable goal for all o...