The Irish Times has reported that Dublin City Council
has failed to obtain a High Court injunction to prevent a
private waste company from expanding into its administrative
The council had sought the injunction to apply until the
outcome of legal proceedings by Panda Waste Services challenging
the council's proposed new waste collection regime.
However, Mr Justice Liam McKechnie ruled that the council
had failed to establish sufficient grounds for the granting
of an injunction to prevent Nurendale Ltd - trading as Panda
Waste Services, Rathdrinagh, Beauparc Business Park, Navan,
Co Meath - from expanding its household collection service
into the city area.
The company provides the service to 28,000 homes in Dún Laoghaire
and to about 1,000 each in Fingal and south Dublin.
Source - The Irish Times