And the Winner is……

November 3rd 2019

And the Winner is……

November 3rd 2019 On Thursday the 24th of October we attended the Repak ‘Pakman Awards’ in the Intercontinental Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4. We were shortlisted in two categories, Waste Recovery Operator of the Year Household and Waste Recovery Operator of the Year Commercial. We are delighted to announce that we won the award for Waste Recovery Operator of...

Annual Trick or Treat for Temple Street

November 1st 2019

Annual Trick or Treat for Temple Street

November 1st 2019 This Halloween the staff and management participated in the company’s 5th Trick or Treat for Temple Street! We had a wonderful morning of tea and devilious cakes in the canteen. Every year our staff here in head office make the effort to dress up in aid of the wonderful event and the costumes get more creative each year. This year we had a s...

Celebrating 20 Years!

October 26th 2019

Celebrating 20 Years!

October 26th 2019 Louise Maher is celebrating 20 years with the company on the 26th October 2019. Louise joined the Customer Services department in 1999 processing customer orders over the phone. She then progressed into the Transport Department before finding her role in the Credit Control Department. Louise has worked in this department for the last 13 years. Lo...

KBC Dublin Marathon This Weekend!

October 24th 2019

KBC Dublin Marathon This Weekend!

October 24th 2019 Thorntons Recycling will provide waste management and recycling services to the KBC Dublin Marathon taking place this weekend. This is a big year for the marathon as it celebrates its 40th year! The 42KM race will take place on Sunday the 27th of October starting at 8.55 am at Fitzwilliam Square and finishing at Merrion Square. The race will cover...

Puskas Hagi Futsal Club

October 18th 2019

Puskas Hagi Futsal Club

October 18th 2019 We are delighted to announce that we are sponsoring Puskas Hagi Futsal Club again this year. The team is made up of Thorntons employees, both present and past. They have been successful in previous years at local tournaments and the national football association of Ireland’s Futsal championship. We’re looking forward to supporting them...

We’ve been shortlisted!

October 16th 2019

We’ve been shortlisted!

October 16th 2019 We are proud to announce that we have been shortlisted for Waste Recovery and Operator of the Year Household AND Waste Recovery and Operator of the Year Commercial at this years Pakman Awards at the Intercontinental Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 on Thursday the 24th of October. The Pakman Awards are national awards that recognise excellence in...

Colepark United Football Club

October 8th 2019

Colepark United Football Club

October 8th 2019 We are delighted to announce that we have agreed sponsorship again this season with Colepark United Football Club. The local club have recently acquired a new home at the old CIE Ranch in Markievicz Park, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10. This location is sure to bring in the crowds for the clubs home matches. We look forward to supporting them throughout th...

Recent Investments in Our Facilities – €2.5M

October 8th 2019

Recent Investments in Our Facilities – €2.5M

October 8th 2019 Thorntons Recycling has completed a €2.5m upgrade of its SRF production facility to improve the quality of material produced at its Killeen Road Facility. Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) is a fuel produced from waste that otherwise would have ended up in landfill. It typically consists of waste plastics, paper, cardboard, timber and fabrics that canno...

Successful Ashbourne Recycling Day September 2019

October 7th 2019

Successful Ashbourne Recycling Day September 2019

October 7th 2019 The second Ashbourne Recycling Day of the year took place on Saturday the 7th of September 2019. The event organised by Councillor Joe Bonner has grown larger each year with massive support from the local community. Almost 100 tonnes of material was collected and recycled on the day. Thorntons gave many visitors to the site free compost from its...

Site Visit – Bord Bia

September 10th 2019

Site Visit – Bord Bia

September 10th 2019 3/9/19:  A group of Bord Bia Ambassadors visited our Mixed Dry Recycling (MDR) facility and Head office in Park West Business Park, Dublin 10 in order to get a better understanding of what happens to material once collected from customers.  Our EHS Manager David Duff conducted the guided tour around our operation, which accepts and processes 50,...