Papers and publications

CEWEP Ireland often makes submissions in response to proposed waste management policy, or factors that drive policy makers. We also maintain a presence at key conferences and keep track of Ireland’s excess landfill capacity.

All our submissions on policy, presentations, landfill, landfill tracker as well as research and reports is in this section.

Current Issues


CEWEP Ireland supports an increase in the landfill levy in order to drive waste along the waste hierarchy. As waste-to-energy is classed as a recovery option above landfill which is disposal, any levy applied to wte must be in accordance with its tier in the hierarchy. Click here to read our letter to the Department of the Environment, Heritage & Local Government outlining our concerns with the Proposed International Waste Policy Review Levies.