WasteMINZ is the largest representative body of the waste, resource recovery and contaminated land sectors in New Zealand.
WasteMINZ welcomes the release today of the announcement of a new waste strategy consultation paper from The Ministry for the Environment. It is great news that our sector has been invited to have... Read More
Hon James Shaw, Minister of Climate Change has released Aotearoa New Zealand' first emissions reduction plan, which will set the direction for climate action for the next 15 years. It will also... Read More
Draft New Zealand Infrastructure Strategy has been released 13 October. In September, the draft strategy was given to the Minister for Infrastructure for his consideration. The strategy sets... Read More
A cabinet paper has been released detailing new reporting requirements under the Waste Disposal Levy Expansion. Recommendations include mandatory reporting data on: the spending of... Read More
Voting has opened for the WasteMINZ Board with voting closing at 5pm, 8 October 2021. We received a total of eight (8) nominations for election to the WasteMINZ Board, for the three (3)... Read More
The Ministry for the Environment will present the proposed New Zealand waste strategy and the amendments to the Waste Minimisation Act and Litter Acts, as part of the consultation process for... Read More
Colours of Rubbish and Recycling Bins Until October 2015, councils and businesses in New Zealand had used a variety of colours to indicate what items can be recycled in what bins. This created... Read More