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All Aboard for Body & Soul

Who’s going to Body & Soul? For those who are making their way there this weekend, three glorious days await you. Three days of arty, musicy and outside-the-boxy goodness where crowds will gather to celebrate and explore life, colour, shapes and magic on the grounds of Ballinlough Castle in Co. Westmeath. And as much as Body and […]

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About Bloomin’ Time!

Hard to believe that we are 6 months into 2016!! Seriously??! And with June rolling around once again, and the sun finally decides to make an appearance (about Bloomin’ Time) it can only mean one thing – time again for the mac daddy of garden festivals – Bloom in the Park. Bloom in the Park is Ireland’s largest […]

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The King’s Speech

LEO WINS!! Well, he finally did it!! Leo now has to make space on his mantelpiece for that ever-coveted gold statue that signifies you as ‘cream of the crop’ in Hollywood-land! Leonardo DiCaprio took home the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in “The Revenant” and was overwhelmed by the public’s support of him […]

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Winnies Are Winners!!!

Huge, Big, Awesome, Gargantuan Congratulations to WINNIES CRAFT CAFE for winning an Envirocom award last week!! So thrilled to hear that they took the award home for Best Example of Environmental Performance. The EnviroCom Awards recognise leading private and public organisations for outstanding and innovative environmental management. Now in their ninth year, the Awards are organised by […]

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Brownbin.ie Is Lauched By Minister Kelly

Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Mr. Alan Kelly was delighted to launch Brownbin.iw at OD Agri Compost Site in Tipperary on the 9th October. What is brownbin.ie? Diverting food waste from the more expensive residual bin to the brown bin will save households money and with the average Irish householder discarding up […]

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Breaking out the Cakes on April 22nd

You may be forgiven for thinking April 22nd is just another another random day out of the 365 that we are granted each year. But for everyone at Down2Earth Materials it’s a date that gets circled on the office calender at the beginning of each year. For April 22nd is a day when we take stock and reflect on ourselves as an […]

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SIGNIFICANT GROWTH EXPECTED FOR BIOPLASTICS BY 2018

The European Bioplastics annual conference was recently held and announced a predicted significant growth for bioplatics production capacties by 2018. Results from its market data is signifying an expected growth of 400% for the industry, which were presented at the 9th European Bioplatics Conference in Brussels during December 2014. According to François de Bie, Chairman of European […]

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Down2Earth Materials wins a REPAK Award

  Down2Earth Materials is recognised by REPAK for their hard work Friday the 17th October 2014 was a proud one for the Down2Earth Crew. Not only were we invited to give a presentation of our company at this year’s REPAK Recycling Awards, but we also came away with a ‘Sustainable Packaging‘ award!! We were thrilled, […]

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