WasteMINZ Blog - November 2019

Minister Sage announces landfill levy consultation; WasteMINZ responds

Christchurch, 27 November 2019: Associate Minister for the Environment Eugenie Sage has today released proposals to tackle the country’s waste issues by increasing New Zealand’s national... Read More

Hon. Eugenie Sage announces Government plans to tackle waste

Government steps up work on tackling waste The Government today released the next phase of its plan to tackle New Zealand’s mounting waste challenges. Associate Minister for the Environment... Read More

Career Opportunity: Wastebusters Operations Manager

Love your work! Due to business growth, Wastebusters is looking for a full-time operations manager to oversee and manage operations at our recycling and reuse centres in Alexandra and... Read More

Trial to Investigate certified compostable materials in New Zealand composting systems 

 In New Zealand much single-use compostable food packaging ends up in landfills rather than being composted. The composting industry has concerns about the extent to which compostable packaging... Read More

Government passes Zero Carbon Amendment Bill

Following the third reading of the Zero Carbon Amendment Bill in the House on 7 November 2019, Royal Assent is anticipated in the near future. With the enactment of the Bill, New Zealand now has a... Read More

CLM Networking Event – great presentations, excellent conversations!

It was great to hear a room buzzing with excited CLM practitioners at our CLM Networking Event 7 November 2019. Over fifty WasteMINZ members came together for two and half hours, to listen to two... Read More

Career Opportunities: Resource Recovery Coordinator, Hamilton City Council

Resource Recovery Coordinator Hamilton City Council is looking for an experienced professional to join the City Waters team to help assist in the delivery of the Council’s Waste Management and... Read More