Pakman Award Winners!

October 27th 2017

Pakman Award Winners!

October 27th 2017 We had a super night at the Pakman Awards winning two categories! The awards took place in The Intercontinental Hotel, Dublin and was attended by all the major recycling businesses and organisations. Guests at the Thornons Recycling table were Body&Soul Event Creations and Green Party Councillor Claire Byrne We were delighted to be awarded the...

Congratulations to Ballinteer St John’s GAA

October 26th 2017

Congratulations to Ballinteer St John’s GAA

October 26th 2017 Congratulations to Ballinteer St John’s U16 Girls Gaelic Football team who won the Division 3 Shield final last weekend! Proudly supported by Thorntons Recycling ...

Staff Facility Tours

October 25th 2017

Staff Facility Tours

October 25th 2017 We organise staff facility tours to build awareness of the activities of the business. The staff always return with an appreciation of the work being done by their colleagues and with a greater teamwork ethic. Today’s staff are visiting our Mixed Dry Recyclable (MDR) facility. Have a look inside by viewing the video below! ...

Create your own Recycling Bin Costume!

October 24th 2017

Create your own Recycling Bin Costume!

October 24th 2017 Halloween is not too far away now so why not try creating your own costume from items you have in the home? The best costumes require practice to make so today I have posted these great fun recycling costumes from Planet Pals. Why not give them a go and send me in your photos?   How to Make A Recycle Bin Costume with Recycled Materials Here ar...

Euchariston Festival, Fettercairn

October 23rd 2017

Euchariston Festival, Fettercairn

October 23rd 2017 The first Euchariston Festival of Thanksgiving took place on Saturday 21st. The event was organised by groups from the parishes of Springfield, Fettercairn, Brookfield and Jobstown. We arranged for our popular Thorntons face-paint artist to attend and hope you managed to get down and have your face-painted! It’s beginning to look a lot like...

A Day in the Life – Compost Bin!

October 20th 2017

A Day in the Life – Compost Bin!

October 20th 2017 We recently had a visit from the makers of RTE programme, Grow Cook Eat. The programme will air next Spring but see below for a ‘Behind the Scenes’ view!   Thorntons Recycling offers a 3 Bin service to all our customers so if you do not currently have a Compost bin then get in contact. ...

Pakman Award Nominations

October 19th 2017

Pakman Award Nominations

October 19th 2017 We are thrilled to have received three nominations for the industry Pakman Awards! The awards, organised by Repak, are very competitive and to be nominated highlights the excellence in service we provide. This year the awards are being held at The Intercontinental Hotel, Ballsbridge on October 26th. The categories that we have been nominated in ar...

Sam Maguire visits St James Gaels GAA

October 17th 2017

Sam Maguire visits St James Gaels GAA

October 17th 2017 Local club, St James Gaels had a very special visitor last Saturday when ‘Sam Maguire’ arrived at the Juvenile Academy!  Afterwards the cup was brought to an U14 match in Pearse Park, Crumlin between St James Gaels and neighbours Crumlin GAA. Spectators amusingly named the game the ‘Thorntons Derby’ as both sides are spo...

Winners at the South Dublin Chamber Awards!

October 9th 2017

Winners at the South Dublin Chamber Awards!

October 9th 2017 We were delighted to receive the Corporate Social Responsibility CSR Award at last weekend’s South Dublin Chamber Awards in Citywest Hotel.   The award recognises the activities of Thorntons in the Community over the past year. We have been involved with a number of groups including the Cherry Orchard Equine Centre, An Gaisce, Tallafest...

South Dublin Chamber Awards

October 6th 2017

South Dublin Chamber Awards

October 6th 2017 We are delighted to be nominated for two categories in the South Dublin Chamber Awards! The first nomination is in the Corporate Social Responsibility category. It is wonderful to have our involvement with community groups recognised. Our second nomination is the Customer Service Award and we are very proud of this achievement. The awards take plac...