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More than 100 zero waste heroes celebrated at awards

Published: Friday 30 July 2021

114 individuals, groups, schools, marae, local businesses and social enterprises were nominate...

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Fresh ideas to cut back food waste awarded nearly $40,000

Published: Thursday 29 July 2021

From soup discos to getting into a pickle - Auckland Council’s Love Food Hate Waste Fund has given nearly $40,000 to a range of projects aimed at cutting down our food waste.

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Talking Trash

Published: Friday 23 July 2021

There’s going to be a lot of trash talk in Ōtara, Papatoetoe and Manurewa in the next few months.

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Innovative timber covers replace single use plastic

Published: Thursday 3 June 2021

A joint project by Unitec, Mitre 10 MEGA and Naylor Love has been working to identify where and what types of plastic appear in building projects to design out waste

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Milestone for central Auckland’s new Community Recycling Centre

Published: Thursday 3 June 2021

Work is about to start on the new Waiōrea Community Recycling Centre for central Auckland

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Waste services for Waiheke visitors

Published: Friday 7 May 2021

New afterhours rubbish and recycling bins for visitors to Waiheke

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Safely disposing of electronic waste

Published: Monday 19 April 2021

There are valuable materials inside of electronics, and New Zealand is developing the capacity to save these items from landfill.

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Visy Open Day 10 April

Published: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Visy Recycling sorts Auckland's kerbside recycling materials into their individual types - pap...

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April WMIF grants funding round

Published: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Grants of up to $5,000 are available from Auckland Council for innovative ideas on how to reduce waste.

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WMIF grants review

Published: Monday 8 March 2021

We are proposing to update the guidelines and processes for the Waste Minimisation and Innovation Fund. You can have your say from 22 February to 21 March 2021.

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