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Environment Ireland® Yearbook 2023

The essential guide to the Irish environment

Secure your copy of the Environment Ireland® Yearbook

The seventh edition of the Environment Ireland Yearbook 2023, introduced by Envitonment Minister Eamon Ryan TD is now available to order. This is the comprehensive reference book for those interested in environmental issues in Ireland, north and south. The Yearbook is an excellent resource to anyone working in the environment sector.

The Yearbook is launched annually at the Environment Ireland Conference, which is now in its 19th year and is Ireland’s major environmental policy and management two-day conference.

Why order the Environment Ireland Yearbook?

  • Essential reference to the Irish environment sector at your fingertips
  • Useful overview of environmental policy in Ireland and beyond
  • Can be found on the desks of environmental professionals: Directors, senior managers, consultants
  • View the 100 individuals in the Irish environment sector
  • Packed with useful information and listings

2023 contents

Environmental policy

This chapter is an excellent one-stop information solution for anyone whose role requires them to understand and interact with environmental policy in Ireland, Europe and globally. Also includes a comprehensive listing of relevant government departments and agencies.

Climate change

With a major focus on the current climate emergency, this chapter looks at the progress being made to reduce emissions in Ireland and world-wide.

Circular economy and resource (waste) management

An in-depth look at waste, the circular economy and recycling. It also covers waste infrastructure, waste-to-energy and new technologies.


Water quality, infrastructure and services overview can be found in this chapter.

Public health and the environment

This chapter examines the relationship between the environment and public health, which is an area of growing concern including increasing levels of air and noise pollution.


This covers the biodiversity emergency in Ireland, including a look at the Birds and Habitats Directive. Peatlands, land use and forestry are also examined.


An overview of the environmental considerations in planning. It also looks at the role of local government and strategic development zones.

Agriculture and the environment

A look at the relationship between the environment and the agricultural sector in Ireland and Europe.

Environmental research

Summary of research programmes and organisations.


Examines the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, Sustainable finance, transport, ESG and sustainable tourism.

Who’s who in the Irish environment sector
A popular chapter
within the Yearbook profiling 100 key individuals in the Irish environment sector.
Environment Ireland directory

An A–Z directory of organisations with an environmental role: representative groups and associations, NGOS, consultants and advisors, legal, technical and engineering, planning consultants, laboratory services, waste companies/services and water treatment.


Who is the Yearbook for?

  • Government Departments
  • Environmental consultants and advisors
  • Environmental managers
  • Local authorities
  • Engineering and construction companies
  • Legal and financial advisors
  • NGOs/Environmental charities
  • Waste management companies
  • Academics
  • Environmental policy-makers
  • Climate change co-ordinators
  • Public health professionals
  • Regulators
  • Planning professionals
  • Elected representatives
  • Energy and infrastructure project managers
  • Anyone with an eye on the Irish environment!

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The Environment Ireland Yearbook is on the desks of top decision makers in the environmental sector. For information on how your organisation can benefit from having an all-year-round presence in this unique publication contact or call Sam Tobin 01 661 3755 Or Gail Kinkead on 028 9261 9933.

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