Ballyfermot Utd Rocket to the Top!

March 12th 2018

Ballyfermot Utd Rocket to the Top!

March 12th 2018 Its early season but Ballyfermot United are taking the DDSL U14 MAJOR 1 by storm! Wearing their brand new Thorntons Recycling sponsored kit the lads took to the field on Saturday to play Templeogue United.   Ballyfermot United 3 – 2 Templeogue United  It was an early season top of the table clash in the u14 Major 1 this morning with bot...

Sponsoring GDPR Event at Dublin Airport

March 8th 2018

Sponsoring GDPR Event at Dublin Airport

March 8th 2018 We had a successful time at the Legal Island GDPR seminar this week. It was great to meet clients interested in the upcoming GDPR, 25th May 2018. An early step to compliance for businesses in dealing with the new data protection regulations will be shredding legacy data. If you are in this position then give us a call on 01 623 5133 or click to em...

Household Collections Update

March 5th 2018

Household Collections Update

March 5th 2018 We will endeavor to collect as per calendar from today. There will be some households that we will not be able to reach due to road conditions. Our drivers will inform us of these difficulties and make the decision whether to attempt to collect or not. We will then be in a position to contact these customers. We thank you for your understanding and...

The Green Energy Provider Award 2018

February 26th 2018

The Green Energy Provider Award 2018

February 26th 2018 We were delighted to win the Green Energy Provider Award at the Green Awards last week. Click to view a slideshow of some photos from the night. ...

School of Rock!

February 26th 2018

School of Rock!

February 26th 2018 The students and teachers of Dunshaughlin Community College performed the musical ‘School of Rock’ There were 4 performances over the weekend to packed and enthusiastic audiences. We are delighted to support the group and can’t wait for their next show, rock on – awesome!!! ...

Green Award Winners!

February 22nd 2018

Green Award Winners!

February 22nd 2018 We are delighted to receive the Green Energy Provider Award for 2018! Gareth Hamilton and Jagoda Moore accept the Award Joining a packed audience of industry peers and sustainability experts at the Clayton Hotel on Tuesday night we celebrated the achievements and improvements in green initiatives and processes. The award for Green Energy Provider c...

Green Awards 2017 Finalists

February 19th 2018

Green Awards 2017 Finalists

February 19th 2018 We are delighted to be shortlisted again this year for a Green Award. The Green Awards 2018 gala awards ceremony takes place on Tuesday, February 20th at the Clayton Hotel Burlington Road Dublin. We are finalists in The Green Energy Provider Award. This is from our work developing a product called SRF (Solid Recovered Fuel) that is used as an alte...

St Peter’s Primary School, Bray

February 9th 2018

St Peter’s Primary School, Bray

February 9th 2018 We visited the colourful St Peter’s Primary School in Bray this week. Our talk centred on the need to place recyclable items in the Green bin. The students were very interested in saving the environment. Did you know that every tonne of paper recycled saves 17 trees?! The students of the school are currently working towards earning another...

Recycling Facility Tour

February 8th 2018

Recycling Facility Tour

February 8th 2018 There is a greater interest in the recycling process within the media of late. Articles about disposable coffee cup use and China’s decision to ban imports of recyclables have been filling the pages recently. We received a request from Irish Independent journalist Kim Bielenberg, who was researching for a feature he is putting together on ho...

Visiting LauraLynn Children’s Hospice

February 6th 2018

Visiting LauraLynn Children’s Hospice

February 6th 2018 Last week we announced our new charity partnership with LauraLynn Children’s Hospice. We hope Household customers that are currently not using our smartphone app will download it to support the charity. Thorntons Recycling will be donating 1% of all online payments over €25 in value from its Household customers to the LauraLynn Children’s...