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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 (March 2019)

Minutes of the Organic Materials Sector Group Tuesday 12 March 2019 Read More

To FOGO or not to FOGO

In this webinar, Andy Street from SLR Consulting presented on how best to collect food scraps, and whether separate collection is preferable to co-collection with green waste (the so-called FOGO... Read More

WasteMINZ 2018 Composting food packaging at events – trial 3.0 closing the loop

Presenter:  Shanti Campbell, Christchurch City Council  Presentation title:  Composting food packaging at events - trial 3.0 closing the loop  Event: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More

WasteMINZ 2017 Pilot scale demonstration of pre consumer food waste anaerobic digestion for renewable energy and resource production

Presenter: Dr Suren Wijeyekoon, Scion & Andrew Fisher, EcoStock Supplies Presentation title:  Pilot scale demonstration of pre consumer food waste anaerobic digestion for renewable energy... Read More

WasteMINZ 2017 Food waste disposers – subsinkly sustainable

Presenter: Micheal Keleman, InSinkErator Presentation title:  Food waste disposers - subsinkly sustainable Event: WasteMINZ Conference 2017 Date: Wednesday 08 November Session: Organics Read More

WasteMINZ 2017 The launch of Auckland Council’s three bin system in Papakura

Presenter: Daniel Yallop, Auckland Council Presentation title:  The launch of Auckland Council's three bin system in Papakura Event: WasteMINZ Conference 2017 Date: Wednesday 08... Read More

WasteMINZ 2017 Tackling coffee cups: Innovation, identification and investment

Presenter: Kim Renshaw, Beyond the Bin & Lyn Mayes, The Packaging Forum Presentation title:  Tackling coffee cups: Innovation, identification and investment Event: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More

WasteMINZ 2017 Food Collections – lessons learnt from the UK and Australia

Presenter: Chris Purchas & Anna Ainsworth, Tonkin +Taylor Presentation title:  Food Collections - lessons learnt from the UK and Australia Event: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More

WasteMINZ 2017 Composting food packaging at events – Christchurch City Council

Presenter: Shanti Campbell & Kat Ralph-Triebels, Christchurch City Council Presentation title:  Composting food packaging at events - Christchurch City Council Event: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More