WasteMINZ Blog

Lithium-Ion Battery Industry Group

Large Lithium-Ion Battery Industry Group Vector has been collaborating with a number of business who have large lithium-ion batteries (stationary and mobile) in their value chain. This... Read More

Career Opportunity: Manager – Waste Minimisation (Te Kuiti)

Manager - Waste Minimisation Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity and want to make a difference? Do you want to be directly involved in influencing environmental... Read More

Career opportunity: Waste Minimisation Officers (Hastings)

Taitara Mahi – Waste Minimisation Officers  Hastings District Council - Permanent Full-Time Tihei mauri ora! Nau mai, haere mai, tahuti mai ki Heretaunga! Heretaunga haukūnui,... Read More

Career opportunity: Board of Directors Vacancy

Vacancy: Innovative Waste Kaikōura Director(s) Applicants do not need to be based in Kaikoura but do need to be available to attend meetings. Founded in the late 1990’s Innovative Waste... Read More

Career opportunity: Waste Project Manager – Wellington City Council’s Waste Operations Unit

Waste Project Manager – Wellington City Council’s Waste Operations Unit Everyone produces waste. Increasingly, waste is becoming an area of concern for New Zealanders and there’s an... Read More

Career Opportunity: 3 Waste Project Officer positions (Apia, Samoa)

Waste Project Officer positions Applications are invited for the following positions with SPREP at Apia: Waste Management and Pollution Control Technical Waste Project Officer – PacWaste Plus... Read More

What you need to know about the Government’s plastic shopping bag ban

What you need to know about the Government’s plastic shopping bag ban With only three months to go before the plastic bag ban comes into force, here is what you need to know. What types of... Read More

Our new Chief Executive – Janine Brinsdon

WasteMINZ Chair Darren Patterson is pleased to announce Janine Brinsdon... Read More

Position statement from New Zealand composters on compostable packaging

Position statement from New Zealand composters on compostable packaging February 2019 What products should be made compostable? Composters do not need compostable packaging to make quality... Read More

Best Practice Guidelines for the Advertising of Compostable Products and Packaging.

In June 2018 a WasteMINZ working group on the Advertising of Compostable Products was established to provide some clarity around terms used in the advertising of compostable and biodegradable... Read More