Rubbish fires could be reduced with correct disposal of batteries
The number of fires in waste and recycling trucks and processing facilities could be reduced if small batteries were disposed of correctly, WasteMINZ chief executive Nic Quilty says.
22.05.24 01:22 PM - Comment(s)
Keeping clopyralid out of composts
The name Clopyralid sounds like a sci fi monster – if you are a gardener or compost manufacturer it can be your worst nightmare.
30.04.24 10:24 AM - Comment(s)
The problem with surplus soils
Are we headed in the direction of a national crisis, with the way in which we manage surplus soils on our development sites? Rod Lidgard, – Technical Director or CEnvP SC, Pattle Delamore Partners Limited talks to us about why issue is so important, and how you can help to find a solution.
17.04.24 12:50 PM - Comment(s)
Member Spotlight: Minna Vilkuna - Rare Voyage Pty/BMH Technology
In this member spotlight, we talk to Minna Vilkuna, who has been in the industry for 26 years. Minna's organisation, Rare Voyage Pty Ltd is an agent for BMH Technology Oy (Finland) for Australia and New Zealand.
17.04.24 12:36 PM - Comment(s)
What I learned about the circular economy from a capsule wardrobe
Alice Grace, a self-confessed fashion lover, director at Morrison Low and former WasteMINZ Board Member shares her motivations and learnings from using a capsule wardrobe over the past 12 months, and tells us what the industry could take away from her experience.
04.04.24 09:48 AM - Comment(s)
Member Spotlight: GORE® Cover - passionate about sustainable best practices for composting facilities

In this member spotlight, we talk to Brian Fuchs, Global Business Director for GORE® Cover, who has been in the industry for more than 30 years. He tells us about GORE® Cover's passions for sustainability. 

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04.04.24 09:17 AM - Comment(s)
We choose reuse - March 2024
Reuse stories from across the motu: Hamilton kicks single-use cups; Again Again provide reusable solution for craft beer bottles; Giving people a new lease of life with care packages; and find a Repair Cafe near you!
22.03.24 01:50 PM - Comment(s)
Member Spotlight
Repost is a family run Marlborough business that is both a portable waste solution for chromated copper arsenate (CCA) treated timber posts and a low-cost, recycling fence-post provider for the everyday farmer!
19.03.24 03:01 PM - Comment(s)
Safety leadership
Safety leadership is an approach for all leaders and employees alike that prioritises safety in the workplace. It involves establishing and implementing policies and procedures that adhere to regulations that ensure the wellbeing of all workers.
21.02.24 11:26 AM - Comment(s)
Veolia's Innovative Insect Pilot: A Game-Changer for New Zealand's Waste Industry
Veolia New Zealand's pioneering insect pilot project aims to validate insect bioconversion, using the non-invasive black soldier fly, as a means to transform organic by-products into animal feed and create a truly local circular economy.
07.02.24 09:30 AM - Comment(s)