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25 October 2014
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WELCOME TO arc21

arc21 is the umbrella waste management group for 11 councils in the east of Northern Ireland. Our innovative and collaborative approach is helping meet the waste and environmental challenges facing us all both now and in the future.

arc21's aim is to encourage households and businesses to 'Reduce, Re-use and Recycle' as much as possible, and deliver new waste infrastructure facilities to manage our waste efficiently and in an environmentally-friendly manner.

News Headlines

SOFT MARKET TESTING - INCREASE RECYCLING OF GLASS FROM HOUSEHOLDS.
arc21 wish to engage with contractors to seek and explore innovative methods and services designed to increase the amount of glass captured for recycling from households in the arc21 area.

ICE Endorse the Provision of EfW Facilities in Northern Ireland
arc21 warmly welcomes the endorsement for Energy for Waste (EfW) facilities by ICE (Institution of Civil Engineers) confirmed in its widely publicised annual report on the State of the Nation -Infrastructure 2014 for Northern Ireland

European Commission Looks to the Future Which Includes a Role for EfW
Karl Falkenberg, (Director-General for Environment at the European Commission) has given a 'heads-up' regarding the Commissionís upcoming waste and circular economy package in a video interview.