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Best Practice Guidelines for the Advertising of Compostable Products and Packaging

WasteMINZ and Plastics NZ have colloborated to produce these Best Practice Guidelines for the Advertising of Compostable Products and Packaging. These guidelines have been written in the context... Read More

Guidelines for councils making decisions about dog poo and bags

The public is starting to take a real interest in alternatives to plastic bags, which means that Councils are frequently getting asked questions like: “But how will I collect my dog’s poo... Read More

Guides to terminology for compostable; biodegradable, and oxo-degradable products

Commercially compostable, home compostable, biodegradable, oxo-degradable – the consumer demand for alternatives to plastic packaging and the desire from businesses to lessen their environmental... Read More

Organic Materials Sector Group Minutes (December 2018)

Minutes of the Organic Materials Sector Group Friday 30 November 2018 Read More

WasteMINZ 2018 Review of end-markets for process outputs from separate council food and organic waste collections

Presenter: Andy Street, SLR Consulting Presentation title:  Review of end-markets for process outputs from separate council food and organic waste collections  Event: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More

WasteMINZ 2018 Busting the FOGO myths

Presenter: Jessica Braun, MRA Consulting Presentation title:  Busting the FOGO myths  Event: WasteMINZ Conference 2018 Date: Wednesday 07 November Session: Organics Read More

WasteMINZ 2018 LCA modelling of anaerobic digestion, composting and landfill – which technology provides the best environmental outcome

Presenter: Andy Street, SLR Consulting Presentation title:  LCA modelling of anaerobic digestion, composting and landfill - which technology provides the best environmental... Read More

WasteMINZ 2018 Wasted food to compost – challenges and opportunities

Presenter: Daniel O'Carroll, Living Earth Presentation title:  Wasted food to compost - challenges and opportunities  Event: WasteMINZ Conference 2018 Date: Wednesday 07... Read More

WasteMINZ 2018 Climate change and the benefits of processing organics effectively

Presenter: Daniel Yallop, Morrison Low and Dr Lisa Hack, Auckland Council Presentation title:  Climate change and the benefits of processing organics... Read More

Organic Materials Sector Group Minutes (May 2018)

  Minutes of the Organic Materials Sector Group Thursday 24 May 2018 Read More