Address: 74 Geraghty Road, Tuakau
Phone: 09 910 0050
Region Served: Auckland & Waikato
Compostable packaging is accepted from approved commercial facilities, who have presented proof of their packaging certification, with collections carried out by an Envirofert approved contractor.
In general, Envirofert will accept ‘compostable packaging’
Envirofert will accept ‘compostable packaging’ that is certified under the European Standard EN13432 or the Australian standard AS4736, which is the European Standard plus an earthworm toxicity test.
Envirofert reserve the right to reject any packaging that is presented as ‘compostable packaging’, even if certified under these standards, if found to be detrimental in any way to the Envirofert composting methods, or to Envirofert compost products.
Envirofert will not accept packaging that is
Envirofert will accept delivery of compostable packaging via approved waste companies, by negotiation or from individuals.
The following companies are Envirofert approved contractors
One-off deliveries can be made to Envirofert at 74 Geraghtys Road, Tuakau, by negotiation e.g. from a large one-off event, under the same conditions for what is acceptable as ‘compostable packaging’. Minimum volume of one tonne per delivery.
Individuals (as opposed to waste companies or businesses) can drop off compostable packaging in person at our retail site at 8 Harrisville Road, Tuakau, from 10am to 4pm, Thursday to Sunday, with no minimum volume.