WasteMINZ Blog - October 2019

ISWA and UN-Habitat sign Waste Wise Cities agreement

The international Solid Waste Association (ISWA) is delighted to announce that on Monday 7/10, during the ISWA World Congress in Bilbao, an agreement between ISWA and UN-Habitat was signed. The... Read More

Career Opportunities: Senior Waste Contract Specialist Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council has a vision of minimising the amount of waste to landfill from the City. The Sustainability and Waste team are currently looking to recruit a Senior Waste Contracts... Read More

Career Opportunities: Contamination Land Officer, Hamilton City Council

Contaminated Land Officer The Hamilton City Council is looking for a Contaminated Land Officer to join the City Safe Unit to ensure environmental and health standards are maintained and... Read More

Career opportunities: 3 Waters Operation -Supply Process Scientist, Dunedin City Council

Are you looking to work in a great wee city, helping to provide essential water services to the community? Dunedin is an amazing place to live and work, and if you were to ask anyone living here,... Read More

WasteMINZ AGM report, 24 September 2019

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Waste Management Institute New Zealand Inc, was held at 5pm, 24 September 2019.  Sixty one members were present in Hamilton, and heard from Chair Darren... Read More

Are consumers being mislead about what products are made from?

Increasingly, brands are seeing the value in promoting the sustainability of their products. More and more claims are being made about what the product is made from e.g. it's plant-based or... Read More

Career opportunities: Senior Waste Minimisation Officer – Wellington City Council

Senior Waste Minimisation Officer - Wellington City Council Are you a sustainability professional who is passionate about minimising waste? We may just have the job for you. We are seeking a... Read More