Christmas 2014 - Please Think Green


Every year each household generates an estimated 55 kilograms of packaging per household.  There is a lot of extra packaging waste over the Christmas period.  So this Christmas why not try to reduce and recycle your festive packaging.


Materials can be recycled at the following locations

•Ballymount Civic Amenity Centre

•Bring banks South Dublin County Council has 63 banks around the County

•Batteries recycling

•WEEE recycling: Clondalkin Community Recycling Initiative


The opening hours for the Ballymount Civic Amenity Centre is as follows:-

December 24th  9.30 – 15.00 
December 25th & 26th  Closed 
December 27th  9.00 – 17.30 
December 28th 29th & 30th  9.30 – 17.00 
December 31st  9.30 – 15.00 
January 1st  Closed 
January 2nd  Normal opening hours 


To encourage everyone to consider the effective use of resources and take an active part in re-using and up-cycling South Dublin County Council has arranged a Christmas Decoration competition for all ages, Closing Date is 10th  December 2014 – for application click link.


From Tuesday 6th January to Friday 16th January 2015, there will be a  Christmas Tree Collection site in your the Clondalkin Area. This facility is for domestic household trees only and not for commercial operators.  One tree will be accepted per household/per vehicle. Signage will be placed at the various locations indicating that it is an official recycling point.