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Gormley must seek reversal of EPA’s decision on Poolbeg Incinerator – Ferris

2 December, 2008 - by Martin Ferris TD


Speaking in the Dáil this afternoon Sinn Féin Environment Spokesperson Martin Ferris called on the Minister for the Environment John Gormley to explain how the decision of the Environmental Protection Agency to grant a license for the building of an incinerator on the Poolbeg Peninsula could possibly contribute to the protection of the environment.

Deputy Ferris said, "The for the Minister for the Environment John Gormley needs to examine the decision of the Environmental Protection Agency to grant a license for the building of an incinerator on the Poolbeg Peninsula.

"He must explain how this decision could possibly contribute to the protection of the environment and ultimately he must seek to have this disastrous decision reversed in the genuine interest on environmental protection." ENDS

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