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Council goes circular on construction waste

Published: Monday 27 May 2019

The Auckland region is in the midst of a major building boom. While this is good news for new...

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New waste and resource recovery services support community to rethink waste

Published: Monday 1 April 2019

New transitional waste and resource recovery services are on the way for the transfer station...

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Make sure these 10 items go in your recycling bin every time

Published: Friday 11 January 2019

Most Aucklanders are good recyclers, but it's easy to get confused about how to 'recycle right...

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New service connects keen composters with scrap savers

Published: Tuesday 10 April 2018

A new online platform is helping connect people who want to recycle their kitchen scraps with their neighbours who already compost – letting them put more goodness back into their gardens.

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Auckland Council honoured for zero-waste leadership

Published: Tuesday 28 November 2017

Auckland Council has again been recognised for its commitment to delivering zero-waste, this time by the New Zealand waste management industry’s WasteMINZ Awards for Excellence.

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Feeling Rubbish makes a blind bit of difference

Published: Monday 7 August 2017

Auckland’s branch of Blind Citizens NZ is delighted to launch Feeling Rubbish; a detailed guide to help blind and vision impaired Aucklanders sort household rubbish by touch.

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West Auckland and North Shore new rubbish bin service

Published: Tuesday 1 August 2017

Good news west Auckland and North Shore! Your new pay-as-you-throw rubbish bin service is launching in your areas soon. The new service rolls out for west Auckland in October 2017 and in March 2018 for the North Shore.

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Three Kings demolition recycles building materials

Published: Tuesday 21 March 2017

<strong>July 2017 Update:</strong> The project has been completed and you can see a video abou...

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Young Aucklander champions plastic-free kuapa

Published: Friday 12 August 2016

To celebrate the sustainability theme of this year’s International Youth Day (12 August), 17-y...

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Four simple ways you can use less plastic

Published: Thursday 4 August 2016

Using less plastic, especially single-use plastic, is a great way to start downsizing your rub...

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