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MONAGHAN COUNTY COUNCIL LAUNCHES THE 2015 GUM LITTER TASKFORCE CAMPAIGN

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17 Jul 2015 Comments Off on MONAGHAN COUNTY COUNCIL LAUNCHES THE 2015 GUM LITTER TASKFORCE CAMPAIGN
MONAGHAN COUNTY COUNCIL LAUNCHES THE 2015 GUM LITTER TASKFORCE CAMPAIGN

The 2015 Gum Litter Taskforce (GLT) gum litter education campaign was launched in Carrickmacross this week by Cathoirleach of Monaghan County Council Cllr. Noel Keelan. The launch follows an agreement between the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government and Food and Drink Industry Ireland (FDII) representing the gum industry, to fund a national gum litter awareness programme from 2015 – 2017. The agreement includes new agreed mechanisms to further enhance and reinvigorate the campaign and represents a multi-million euro commitment by industry to tackling the issue of littered gum. The initiative ...