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Infographics on household kerbside plastic recycling in New Zealand

These infographics were created as part of the Rethinking Rubbish and Recycling project.  Read More

The Truth about Plastic Recycling

A national audit was carried out on the plastic containers in New Zealanders’ rubbish and recycling bins in 2019. 867 households in 8 locations had their rubbish and recycling analysed with the... Read More

WasteMINZ 2018 Rural recycling the green bin way

Presenter: Angela Atkins, Hastings District Council Presentation title:Rural recycling the green bin way  Event: WasteMINZ Conference 2018 Date: Thursday 08 November Session: Pecha Kucha Read More

RFID tagging Christchurch MGB’s

Presenter:  Greg Slaughter, Waste Management NZ and Ross Trotter, Christchurch City CouncilPresentation title:   RFID tagging Christchurch MGB'sEvent: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More

Smart technology enabling smarter collection

Presenter:  Ben Calvert, Manco EnvironmentalPresentation title:   Smart technology enabling smarter collectionEvent: WasteMINZ Conference 2016Date: Wednesday 19 OctoberSession:... Read More

How Foodstuffs stores have changed their perception and management of waste to exceed 90% diversion

Presenter:  Jennifer Elliot, Foodstuffs NZPresentation title: How Foodstuffs stores have changed their perception and management of waste to exceed 90% diversionEvent: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More

Targeting cardboard from construction sites

Presenter:  Karen Driver, Nelson Environment CentrePresentation title:  Targeting cardboard from construction sitesEvent: WasteMINZ Conference 2016Date: Wednesday 19 OctoberSession: Pecha Kucha Read More

The Great Bear Rescue

Presenter:  Lesley Ottey, EcoeducatePresentation title:   The Great Bear RescueEvent: WasteMINZ Conference 2016Date: Wednesday 19 OctoberSession: Pecha KuchaLesley Ottey rescues bears and... Read More

Webinar: Plastics 101

Below is a recording of the Plastics 101 webinar. The webinar was held on Tuesday 11 August 2015. The webinar covers: A brief introduction to the plastics industry in NZ (Ken Sowman,... Read More

Partnerships facilitate public place recycling ‘Buy with Care, Recycle with Ease’

Presenter:  John Webber, Glass Packaging Forum Presentation title:  Partnerships facilitate public place recycling ‘Buy with Care, Recycle with Ease’ Event: WasteMINZ Conference... Read More