Resource Efficiency Workshop 17th. April 2015

We had a very interesting and informative workshop on resource efficiency for business on Friday 17th. April, held in association with the Southern Waste Management Region, organised by Margaret Murphy, Southern Waster Mimimisation Officer. Phil Walker, from Econcentive, Katherine Corkery of SMILE Resource Exchange and Nick Smyth of Antaris Consulting were the speakers for the event.


Phil Walker, Econcentive speaking to the group on Resource Efficiency & Green Credentials for SME’s

Margaret Murphy, Waste Minimisation Officer with Southern Waste Region Management and Nick Smyth of Antaris Consulting who spoke on Case Study Examples of Cost Saving


dsc00555After light refreshments, we had a fantastic tour of Cabragh Wetlands, guided by Adam Tozer and Michael long. If you hav

en’t been to Cabragh Wetlands yet, I highly recommend it. It’s a really superb venue for a workshop, talk, seminar or other event.dsc00582

Mary Kelly of Pedal Right, Mike Croome of Suir Valley Environmental Group and Adam Tozer of Cabragh Wetlands Trust



Michael Long and Adam Tozer giving us a tour of the Cabragh Wetlands

The event was a great success – and many thanks to Margaret Murphy, Waste Mimimisation Officer with the Southern Waste Management Region for all her hard work  and the attendees and speakers. Thanks also to Cabragh Wetlands for the great venue and the fantastic tour afterwards.

Presentations from the day can be viewed on the Southern Waste Region Management Website –  click here

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