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  • Causes of Pollution

    River pollution in Ireland is caused by discharges from municipal sewage treatment plants runoff from urban streets septic tanks landfills and from agriculture Forestry and industry also contribute to ...
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  • Rivers

    Over 1 150 rivers are monitored regularly in Ireland This monitoring looks at the chemical composition of the river water or else looks at the small animals that live on the river bed Some of these ...
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  • Pollutant Levels in Fish

    Finfish and shellfish are regularly monitored for the presence of heavy metals chlorinated compounds dioxins and other dangerous chemicals that persist in the environment Results indicate that levels ...
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    Search the Reading Room Search the Reading Room Search across all Reading Room content refine by place to select content from your area or use advanced search options to define your search more ...
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  • Other Environmental Concerns

    As well as the usual concerns about air and water pollution many people are also concerned about topics such as noise or radiation that fall under the general heading of environment Radiation Living ...
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  • Fish Stocks

    Ireland s coastal and marine waters continue to provide significant quantities of fish The big concern however is the sustainability of this level of exploitation with many fish species being fished ...
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  • Estuarine and Coastal Waters

    Ireland is an island surrounded by seawater and has a coastline of approximately 7 500 km Its position in the Atlantic Ocean on the north western edge of Europe has provided us with cleaner estuarine ...
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  • Land Use

    Grassland accounts for the majority of land use in Ireland although it has fallen from 58 to 55 of the total land area between 1990 and 2009 CSO 2012 Arable land makes up a further 6 Wetlands and ...
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  • Chemicals

    While there is a thriving pharmaceutical industry in Ireland there is no legacy of large chemical industry here This is reflected in the low levels of chemical contamination found Dioxins are ...
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  • Life-Cycle Chain from Extraction through Production to Consumption and Waste

    Life-Cycle Chain from Extraction through Production to Consumption and Waste

    Life-Cycle Chain from Extraction through Production to Consumption and Waste. Source: Ireland's Environment 2008.

    Life-Cycle Chain from Extraction through Production to Consumption and Waste. Source: Ireland's Environment 2008.
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