Waste Management for Business
Nearly half a million tonnes of household, commercial / industrial, construction and demolition waste is generated in the Midlands Region every year.
A guide to businesses to improve management of their various waste streams.
Waste Collectors must have a permit to collect waste. The Council regulates waste activity in the county.
End of Life Vehicles, Movement of hazardous waste, Illegal burning of Waste and Waste Tyres.
The regions plan for managing its waste is currently under review.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is the preferred option in managing household waste to reduce the amount of waste that is produced in the first place.
There are three recycling facilities in County Westmeath, details of these facilities can be found here.
An important role is to prevent & control the presence of litter which creates a negative impression of our living environment.