CTC work with many sectors including retailCTC provides a wide range of services to Irish industry and we have worked with 300 clients in many industrial sectors, though our own consultancy work and also through our management of the Green Business Programme (which has now closed).

We are keen to work with as many companies and business sectors as possible and we can provide effective and innovative solutions in Energy, Materials and Water-related resource efficiency for your company. Contact Colman McCarthy for more information…

Some leading CTC clients have included:

  • ADM,
  • Apple Computer Ltd. (Ireland),
  • Astellas (formerly Yamanouchi),
  • Bristol Myers Squibb (Cruisrath and Swords),
  • Cara Partners,
  • Cognis Ireland,
  • DePuy Synthes (J&J),
  • Eli Lilly,
  • Fujisawa (formerly Klinge Pharma),
  • GlaxoSmithkline,
  • Heineken Ireland,
  • Janssen Pharmaceutical (J&J),
  • Merck Sharpe & Dohme,
  • Millipore (Ireland) BV,
  • Pfizer,
  • Roche Ireland (Syntex), and
  • SIFA
  • Walsh Waste.


CTC supports companies in many sectors.CTC has provided training, awareness raising and environmental consultancy to the food, construction, medical devices, energy, plastics, tourism, service, pharmaceuticals, textiles, hospitality, metal finishing, healthcare, retail, printing, chemical, adhesives, membranes, waste management, electronics, fish, brewing, dairy, furniture, and dry cleaning sectors, among others.


Some CTC services to industry include:

Environmental Management Systems

  • Assistance towards implementation of ISO 14001 EMS, ISO 50001 EnMS, OHSAS 18001 & EMAS
  • Gap analysis
  • Registers of aspects and legislation
  • Environmental management programmes


  • Resource efficiency assessments (REAs)
  • Waste audits
  • EMS & EnMS conformity
  • EMS & EnMS gap analysis
  • Solvent mass balancing


  • Waste prevention and minimisation
  • Environmental management
  • Energy management
  • Cleaner technology
  • ISO 14001 and IPC licensing related training
  • Training manuals, materials, e-learning

Strategic environmental management

  • Green procurement
  • Sustainable production & consumption
  • Eco-efficiency
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Environmental reporting
  • Life cycle assessment

Integrated pollution control licensing

  • Preparation of license applications
  • Assistance in implementing licenses
  • Compiling of pollution Emission Registers (PERs)
  • Fugitive emission studies
  • Recovery technologies
  • Environmental management systems
  • Environmental management programmes

Environmental, health & safety legislation

  • Registers of legislation
  • Updating service
  • Examination of current legislation and forecasting of trends

Sustainable waste management

  • Hazardous waste classification
  • Waste characterisation studies
  • Waste audits
  • Waste minimisation assessments
  • Waste prevention programme
  • Waste stream flowcharting

Grant-aid & Award application assistance

  • Environmental management systems scheme
  • Environmentally superior products scheme
  • Better environmental awards for industry
  • Green Enterprise Programme
  • European project funding

Resource Efficiency

  • Audits and assessments
  • Improved practices
  • Process & technology modifications
  • Materials substitution
  • Product modification
  • Materials recovery
  • Water and Energy Conservation

Cleaner technologies

  • Substance flow analysis
  • Product eco-design & life-cycle assessment
  • Waste minimisation
  • Waste stream studies and reduction programmes
  • Solvent, energy & water studies
  • Technology transfer
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