Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

07Oct
2020
11:00am

Decentralised Community Composting and Regenerative Agriculture

An alternative method for dealing with organic waste Are large scale anaerobic digestion and composting facilities the way of the future for diverting food waste from landfill? Richard Wallis... Read More

19Oct
2020
10:00am

WasteMINZ Be the Change Summit 2020

The WasteMINZ Be the Change Summit will be the place to be, if you want to hear the latest announcements from the Ministry for the Environment, take part in industry and sector defining... Read More

Past Events

18Sep
2020
11:45am

WasteMINZ General Election 2020 Debate

WasteMINZ are delighted to announce our forthcoming 2020 General Election Debate.  All main political parties' environmental spokespersons have been invited. ACT Party Green Party Aotearoa... Read More

26Aug
2020
11:00am

Webinar: Reducing the impact of plastic on our environment

Moving away from hard-to-recycle and single-use items and what you need to know about PVC and polystyrene packaging. The Ministry of the Environment is currently consulting on banning some... Read More

14Aug
2020
1:15pm

COVID-19 update webinar (Alert Level 2 & 3)

Following the Prime Minister's announcement 11 August 2020, regarding changes of Alert Level status across New Zealand, we are hosting a COVID19 webinar to give you the opportunity to have your... Read More

10Aug
2020
2:00pm

Webinar: soft plastic or a home compostable wrap- the dilemma of choosing a protective covering for magazines

Like many companies the Magazine Publishers Association has been grappling with the decision of choosing the most environmentally friendly wrap for their home delivered magazines. Together they... Read More

03Aug
2020
12:00pm

Waste Disposal Levy webinar - ask your questions of MfE

Following Minister Eugenie Sage's announcement,  15 July 2020,  as to the government's intent to increase and expand the Waste Disposal Levy from 2021, WasteMINZ has received many questions from... Read More

29Jul
2020
10:00am

WEBINAR: If the polluter doesn’t pay, who does?

Presented by:  Graham Aveyard, Science Team Leader – Contaminated Land, Environment Canterbury Regional Council A review of current approaches to contaminated land liability, reflect on... Read More

15Jul
2020
10:00am

WEBINAR: Finding a solution for the safe and responsible collection and disposal of small batteries

Presented by:  Alec McNeil, Solid Waste Manager, Marlborough District Council, Rowan Latham, Contract and Projects Lead, Christchurch City Council and John Evans, Business & Service... Read More

30Jun
2020
10:00am

WEBINAR:  PCBUS working together to manage asbestos at a landfill

Presented by:  Alec McNeil, Solid Waste Manager, Marlborough District Council and Hugh Cherrill, Principal Environmental Engineer, Tonkin + Taylor This webinar will describe the steps taken to... Read More

18Jun
2020
10:00am

WEBINAR:  Landfill gas collection – getting the basics right

Presented by: Chris Wills, Manager – New and Best Practice Technology and Joanne Ferry, Senior Contaminated Land Specialist, Tonkin + Taylor Designed for landfill managers, supervisors and... Read More

17Jun
2020
10:00am

Seminar - Microplastics and other emerging contaminants of concern:  Bigger picture and solutions

This seminar is a follow-up to the seminar on 16 June 2020. It is advised that you attend both seminars to maximise learning on these complex topics.  Presented by:  Dr Rachel... Read More