EPA publishes report on leaks from ESB Networks Fluid Filled Underground Electricity Cables
The EPA has published a report on its investigation into leaks from fluid filled underground electricity cables. The cable leaksRead more.
No impact on protected nature area from Cork shipwreck, says Council
Cork County Council has said that there are no signs of contamination to the protected Ballycotton Bay as a resultRead more.
Council probing source of fuel spill in Tralee river
Kerry County Council is working to identify the source of a major pollution incident that has seen the Lee RiverRead more.
Environmental remediation using green technologies
The term environmental remediation refers to a broad range of technological processes to ensure the elimination of contamination, pollution, andRead more.
New membrane to help remove oil & dyes from industrial waste water
Scientists from the Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati (IIT-G) have developed a membrane that promises to help remove oil and dyesRead more.
Council deploys boom to contain oil pollution in Shannon tributary
Westmeath County Council confirmed it is aware of the oil pollution in a tributary of the River Shannon near AthloneRead more.
River Shannon Oil Spill kills birds and fish
Efforts are under way in Westmeath to locate the source of an oil spill in the River Shannon over theRead more.
No pollution on River Brosna in months
There have been no oil pollution events in the River Brosna in Mullingar since the spring, councillors were informed atRead more.
Deserted oil tanker could explode and dump one million barrels of oil into ocean
A deserted oil tanker described as a “floating bomb” could explode and dump one million barrels of oil into theRead more.
Dispersants Can Be an Effective Tool for Managing Marine Oil Spill Impacts, Report
A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine examines the effects and efficacy of using dispersants in marineRead more.