ESG - What is it?

Cathal O Reilly

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) is a term used to describe the three pillars of sustainable and responsible investing and/or practices that portray to the outside world, how 'sustainable' it is. The following article provides a quick synopsis by Narcissips Ireland that focuses on a brief summary of the pros, the cons and the overall definition.

A brief guide to the Pros and Cons of Electric Vehicles

Cathal O Reilly

Overall, electric cars can have some environmental impacts, but they also have many environmental benefits, such as reducing air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions.

To minimise the environmental impacts of electric cars, it is important to support the development of sustainable mining practices, renewable energy sources, and responsible waste management.

The main greenhouse gases and their impacts using statistics

Cathal O Reilly
At Narcissips Ireland, we want to make climate change and sustainability easy. The following summary guide was developed to breakdown and simplify the main greenhouse gases, where they come from and their impacts. Follow Narcissips Ireland for more quick, easy and digestible sustainable updates.

One of Fifty to Watch in Ireland in 2023, Cathal O'Reilly, Founder - Narcissips

Cathal O Reilly
Well, 2023 just got off to a wonderful start at Narcissips Reusables HQ in Dublin. Check out the Irish Times article here where our Director and Founder, Cathal O'Reilly got listed as one of fifty to watch in 2023 due to his philanthropic social enterprise Narcissips achievements over the last few years in terms of Sustainable Development Goals 4, 6 and 12.

The Single-Use Coffee Tax / Coffee 'Levy' - All you need to know!

Cathal O Reilly
The governments proposed single-use cup tax / coffee 'levy' is due to be introduced in December 2022, with measures to help ease retailers transition into the new process. Here is a comprehensive guide of the Tax, the potential benefits, some insights into the similar plastic bag tax & some issues to consider from the point of view of the retailer!

Some of the Dirty not so Sustainable secrets behind Electric cars!

Cathal O Reilly

Electric Vehicles, sound great, look great and appear to be a wonderful solution to some of the climate problems we face in today's era of consumerism, indulgence & emissions!

However, all may not be what it seems and when it comes to EV's, we really need to pop the bonnet and look under the hood to fully critique. In this article, we will take a brief look at emissions, mining, recycling & the price issue.