WasteMINZ Blog - February 2020

New round of public consultation on a proposed National Environmental Standard for the Outdoor Storage of Tyres

The Ministry for the Environment (MfE) is seeking submissions on potential changes to the proposed National Environmental Standard (NES) for the Outdoor Storage of Tyres, on behalf of Hon Eugenie... Read More

WasteMINZ and Plastics NZ say it’s time for the greenwashing to stop.

Plastics New Zealand’s CEO Rachel Barker has called for a crackdown on a practice called ‘greenwashing’ – where manufacturers claim their products are renewable or plastic free when they... Read More

WasteMINZ Sector Groups submit Waste Disposal Levy consultations

Following a huge drive to inform and support members since the Government announced proposals to change the Waste Disposal Levy, the submission deadline of 3rd February has now... Read More