Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

31Jul
2018
10:00am

Webinar: Lead in New Zealand

As recently reported in The Spinoff "The hazards of lead paint were recognised long ago and it was largely phased out by the mid-1980s. But before then (particularly before 1945) lead was in most... Read More

16Aug
2018
5:00pm

WasteMINZ Contaminated Land Networking (Wellington)

Join us for the first of our quarterly Contaminated Land Management focused member networking events. It’s a great opportunity to catch up with your fellow members and to talk with the... Read More

29Aug
2018
8:30am

Circular Economy Summit

The first ever Circular Economy Summit in Aotearoa is a collaboration between the Sustainable Business Network (SBN) and WasteMINZ. This one-day summit brings together international and... Read More

30Aug
2018
4:30pm

30th Anniversary Event: Local Government Leadership

This is the third of our 30 Years of WasteMINZ events. Through these events, there is a strong emphasis on what the future will look like. The discussion will focus on the importance of local... Read More

22Oct
2018
9:00am

ISWA 2018 World Congress

The ISWA World Congress 2018 promises to deliver a world-class technical programme designed to advance scientific and technical knowledge for sustainable solid waste management. Through keynote... Read More

05Nov
2018

WasteMINZ 30th Annual Conference - Target 2050

Our 30th annual WasteMINZ Conference will be held in Christchurch at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand from 5-8 November 2018. 2018 Conference theme:  A new climate-change law set to be... Read More

Past Events

19Jul
2018
5:15pm

Zero Waste Living - An evening with Bea Johnson

As part of Plastic Free July, join us for an evening with world-renowned zero-waste advocate Bea Johnson. Bea Johnson (a French native who currently lives in California) and her family adopted... Read More

12Jun
2018
10:00am

Webinar: Update on the NESCS & HAIL amendments

This webinar will provide an update from the Ministry for the Environment on the amendments of the National Environmental Standards for Contaminated Soils and HAIL.   This 60-minute webinar will... Read More

07Jun
2018
5:00pm

30th Anniversary Event: Towards a Circular Economy - Better partnerships for better outcomes

This is the second of our 30 Years of WasteMINZ events. Through these... Read More

01May
2018
10:00am

Webinar: PFOS and PFOA

The chemicals PFOS and PFOA were widely used to make carpets, clothing, fabrics for furniture, paper packaging for food and other materials that are resistant to water, grease or stains. They were... Read More

12Apr
2018
5:15pm

30 Years of WasteMINZ: C40 Cities – Transitioning from waste management to a circular economy

This is the first of our 30 Years of WasteMINZ events. Through these events, we are... Read More

05Apr
2018
10:00am

Webinar: Solid Waste Bylaw Template Project

Presented by Eunomia Research & Consulting's Lisa Eve and Duncan Wilson. During 2017, Eunomia Research & Consulting worked with the councils of the Waikato and Bay of Plenty regions, and... Read More

27Mar
2018
10:00am

Webinar: China's National Sword - Implications for Aotearoa

China's crackdown on the import of recycling materials has caused a huge market upheaval across the globe. While Aotearoa isn't feeling it as acutely as some jurisdictions, there are most... Read More

22Mar
2018
4:00pm

WasteMINZ member networking (Christchurch, 22 March)

Join us for member networking following the Board meeting in Christchurch on Thursday 22 March 2018. It’s a great opportunity to catch up with your fellow members and to talk with the WasteMINZ... Read More

22Mar
2018
9:30am

Resource Recovery Study Tour (Auckland and Waikato)

We are very excited to announce that we are partnering with Envision NZ to deliver a Resource Recovery Study Tour in Auckland and Waikato on 22 and 23 March 2018. The tour will be a first-hand... Read More

15Mar
2018
9:00am