Kiwi Recycling News

New tool for waste educators

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Waste educators working in the Ashburton District have begun using a new tool to encourage good kerbside recycling habits: a brown envelope.

Where does your recycling go?

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Cantabrians got a glimpse behind the doors of Christchurch’s recycling and waste facility at a recent open day. It was the first opportunity to see how the $17 million investment was spent. 

Mars chocolate bars get a new, recyclable look

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Mars, Snickers and Milky Way chocolate bars will have biodegradable brown paper packaging, designed to be more environmentally friendly, in Australia in April and New Zealand the following month.

Keep New Zealand Beautiful sets record year

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Kiwi charity Keep New Zealand Beautiful is excited to announce the impact made during Clean Up Week 2022. Clean Up Week, which is New Zealand’s largest movement against litter, ran from September 17 to 23.

What’s the deal with recycling lids?

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Different regions across New Zealand have slightly different levels of recycling automation within their recycling infrastructure, some use a manual sort while others are more automated.