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Waste Management: Farm Plastics

Waste Management (Farm Plastics) Regulations 2001

 Farm Collection Services.

 The Collection of Farm Plastics from farmers is carried out independently of Mayo County Council.

 1.      Farm Relief Services     

 Telephone: Richard O Dowd, 071 9662781(Roscommon office deals with Mayo) Mobile: 086 2521699 (Richard) or Alan at 087 3291081.

 Web address: (External Site; opens in new window)

 (General recycling scheme for silage wrap, netting and fertilizer bags – must be kept separate.)



IFFPG  - Government approved silage plastic recycling scheme

Offers reduction in cost of recycling to farmers who have 6-digit code. See Below.

Contact: IFFPG, Waverly Office Park, Old Naas Road, Dublin 12.  


+353 (1) 408 9966
LoCall 1890 300 4444

Local rep. Vincent Carney, Ballina. 086 8709220

Web address:

 (Recycling scheme for silage wrap, netting and fertilizer bags – must be kept separate.)

When Transporting Silage Wrap, please ensure that wrap is secured so that it is not lost during transport. 

FRS - Farm Plastic Bring Centre Dates 2016 (Document)

7th June, 2016 Julians Midfield, Swinford 9.00am - 4.00pm 9th June, 2016 Derrinumera Landfill Site 10.00am - 1.00pm 10th June, 2016 O'Grady's Yard Carrowndurdan, 10.00 - 1.00pm 14th June, 2016 Gregg Conroy Hardware, Glenamoy 10.00 am - 1.00pm 15th June, 2016 Louisburgh GAA 10.00 - 1.00pm 16th June, 2016 Ballina Mart 10.00 - 1.00pm
Formats Available:

Environment, Climate Action & Agriculture Department

Second Floor, Mayo County Council
Áras an Chontae
The Mall
Phone: (094) 9024444
Contact Form: Online Complaints / Queries
Open: Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
and 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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