Nine Incinerators Round Our Necks

Albatross, anyone?
‘A ‘necklace’ of up to nine incinerators are planned around the country as part of regional waste management plans’, according to The Irish Independent

Elsewhere: Witness ruling sparks outrage at oral hearing into incinerator
‘THE chairman of an oral hearing into a €100m toxic waste incinerator outraged opponents yesterday when he ruled it was not necessary at this stage for directors of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to be called to testify. The ruling by Dr Jonathan Derham, who was appointed by the EPA to the inquiry, led one senior environmental campaigner to dismiss the hearing as “a farce and a joke”. ‘

Chief Bottle Washer at Blather
Writer, photographer, environmental campaigner and "known troublemaker" Dave Walsh is the founder of, described both as "possibly the most arrogant and depraved website to be found either side of the majestic Shannon River", and "the nicest website circulating in Ireland". Half Irishman, half-bicycle. He lives in southern Irish city of Barcelona.