Our Sponsors

Sponsorship opportunities

Here are just a few reasons why you should consider sponsoring our Conference:

  • Connection with industry leaders, peers and a wider network
  • The opportunity to drive positive change
  • The opportunity to promote your organisations to key players in the sector
  • The chance to exchange ideas to improve the waste and resource recovery sector.

Sponsorship opportunities are starting to sell, but we still have plenty more opportunities available! 

Learn about the benefits of sponsoring and exhibiting here.

Platinum partners

Tonkin + Taylor is proud to be a platinum sponsor of the 2024 WasteMINZ Conference. We deliver projects throughout Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific, focusing on collaboration and innovation, materials recovery, and the safe disposal of unrecoverable materials. Tonkin + Taylor strives to provide leading expertise, and weave safety and sustainability in everything we do.

Silver and Soil Reuse workshop sponsor

Founded in 1984 by Dr Roger and Anne Hill, Hill Labs has grown to become New Zealand’s largest privately-owned analytical laboratory. We use the latest technologies to supply a broad range of laboratory tests to domestic and international markets: environmental, agriculture and food and bioanalytical. This year we proudly celebrate 40 years in business.

​Silver sponsor

Woolworths is committed to helping make Aotearoa a great place to live, where our people and environment thrive. We’ve set ourselves some ambitious sustainability goals, which we’re determined to meet by 2025, including reducing our emissions, making our packaging 100% sustainable and aiming to send zero food waste to landfill.

Bronze and lanyard sponsor

EcoCentral is passionate about recycling and committed to reducing the volume of waste going to landfill. Through our three operations, EcoCentral’s focus is on waste reduction through reuse, resource recovery, and responsible disposal methods. Our goal is to contribute to an economically sustainable circular economy in which EcoCentral plays a leadership role.           

Coffee Cart sponsor

TOMRA is proud to be a sponsor of the WasteMINZ Conference 2024. TOMRA is the world's largest supplier of RVM technology in support of CRS and reuse schemes and is actively supporting the introduction of these schemes into Aotearoa. Globally, TOMRA Reverse Vending machines capture over 45 billion used containers annually for recycling and reuse. TOMRA Collection NZ is part of TOMRA Group which employs approximately 4300 people worldwide.          

Bronze sponsor

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. 

Bronze sponsor

SLR is a global leader in full spectrum sustainability solutions: providing clients with strategic advice and on the ground support, partnering with them in Making Sustainability Happen.

Founded in 1994, we have over 20 years’ experience in sustainability from a network of offices in Asia Pacific, Africa, Canada, Europe, Latin America and the US. 

Bronze sponsor

GHD is committed to addressing the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and communities.

GHD is a global network of over 12,000 multi-disciplinary professionals, passionate about providing our clients with integrated solutions through our engineering, environmental, design and construction expertise.

Bronze sponsor

Eunomia support positive change by providing environmental consulting services to the public and private sectors. We focus on circular economy principles, zero waste and waste minimisation, product stewardship, sustainable supply chains, and reducing carbon impacts. We have a reputation for the highest quality research and analysis to help decision making.

Awards for Excellence sponsor

Founded in 2013, Re.Group has rapidly expanded to deepen the impact of our recycling work around Australia and New Zealand. We provide kerbside recycling services for more than 4 million people across over 35 local government areas, handling 1 million containers daily through our Container Return Scheme operations and processing over 500,000 tonnes of recycling annually through our MRFs and Recycling Facilities. We are humbled and excited to start our MRF operations contract with Auckland Council on 1st July this year, operating the Auckland MRF in Onehunga, one of the largest facilities in Oceania. 

Session sponsor

Earthtech Consulting Limited is a specialist consulting practice working in geotechnical engineering, environmental engineering, engineering geology and hydrogeology. 

The company has a well-established client base, has been in operation for 30 years and currently working on landfills, specialist geotechnical projects, subdivisions, roading, canal development and quarry projects across North Island.  Also proudly involved in specialist research works with the University of Waikato on the treatment of landfill leachates and PFAS.