Petition No 1000/2019 by M.H. (Irish) on environmental problems at the Mungret Limerick plant in Ireland  
Petition data  

1000/2019

Summary title: Petition No 1000/2019 by M.H. (Irish) on environmental problems at the Mungret Limerick plant in Ireland

Petition number: 1000/2019

Topics: Environment - Protection and Preservation

Country: Ireland

Petitioner data  

Name: E. P.

Petition Summary  

The petitioner reports that ‘Irish Cement’, a company in the city of Limerick (Ireland) plans to incinerate 90 000 tonnes of industrial and rubber waste at its plant in Mungret, Limerick. The petitioner also reports that the company managing the plant has committed many environmental irregularities, for which reason she considers that its current licence should be suspended temporarily or withdrawn permanently. The petitioner also points out that there are many houses near the plant, with more being built, as well as schools, playgrounds, parks and that there is even a hospital in the immediate vicinity.