Composting at Home

Limerick City Council's Composting Champion is Mr Joe Harte.  Joe is a father of four and has been composting for a number of years.  Joe answers frequently asked questions on composting in the Composting Champion Document. 

Composting Champion (27 Kb)

Composting is:simplecheapreduces waste going to landfill

Up to 30% of waste in your bin can be composted. By getting involved in Home Composting you will be actively helping to divert waste from landfill.  Home composters, €30 available from Limerick City Council while stocks last.

How do I pay? The €30.00 may be paid to Limerick City Council by:

calling into the Cash Office on the Ground Floor of City Hall, Monday - 9.15 am - 4.15pm.Send a cheque to the Environment D epartment, 2nd floor, City Hall, Merchants Quay.  A receipt will be sent to you by post.  

Composters can then be collected from the

Park Road Depot, Park Road (near musgraves cash and carry), Monday – Friday 9.00 am – 4.00 pm

 You must have a receipt to collect a composter.


 More information on composting

Home Compost Leaflet

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Last update:27/09/2011