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AAA-PBP Dail motion to prevent waste charges increase to be debated

Dail debate and vote to take place next week on AAA-PBP motion calling for immediate government action to prevent planned increase in waste charges Motion calls for Ministerial order to cap charges and reinstate waivers for low income families Next week, the Dail will debate and vote upon a AAA-PBP Private Members Motion calling for…

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Bin Charge Campaign Gathers Momentum

There was a great turnout last night at the latest protest outside Greyhound Recycling’s Plant in Clondalkin against bin charge hikes that private waste management companies are bringing in on July 1st. The planned charges will see the annual bin charge for Thorntons more than double from €50 to around €104, their chief ‘competitor’ Greyhound…

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Thorntons Recycling hike annual bin charge by 300%

Following a query from People Before Profit Dublin Mid-West TD Gino Kenny, private waste management company Thorntons Recycling have revealed that their annual bin charge of €50 will now be increased to a whopping €156 per year as of the 1st July. In response to this revelation, Deputy Kenny said “This charge is regardless if…

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Scrap FEMPI now; payback time for workers 

People Before Profit to propose motion in Dail to abolish FEMPI People Before Profit will today propose a motion to the Dail to abolish the Financial Emergency Measures in the Public Interest legislation (FEMPI). FEMPI is the most anti-worker legislation in the history of the state. The motion has been signed by Anti-Austerity Alliance- People…