The Irish Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton T.D., has launched a 600.000 EUR funding opportunity for novel approaches to promote the circular economy, maximise resource efficiency and reduce waste. This EPA-led Green Enterprise: Innovation for a Circular Economy funding programme will provide grant aid to demonstration-type projects in the following thematic areas:

(*) Food waste prevention()Construction & demolition waste()Plastics and

(*) Resources & raw materials

The EPA will host a webinar outlining the Green Enterprise Call and application process on 8 May 2019 at 11.30 am.