Project description

This website was set up to provide information on the EPA (STRIVE) funded project examining the suitability of municipal wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) for the treatment of leachate from landfills in Ireland

Current activities

Characterising of leachates complete and wastewater treatment plant trials complete. A big thank you to management and operators at each of the sites.


Preliminary results were presented at Environ:



Currently comparing cost of on-site versus off-site leachate treatment.



Images (courtsey Michael Rooney)

Photos courtesy of Michael Rooney, West Meath Co. Co.‌