Both Countdown and New World have committed to phasing out single-use plastic bags at checkouts by the end of the year. But why wait? Here are some tips for reducing your reliance on plastic bags of all kinds today.
Zero-waste essentials for living on the go this Summer
Easy ideas to start living plastic-free
What's the right way to throw out the Christmas tree?
Changes are coming to the Waitākere weed bin service in an effort to reduce the dumping of inorganic rubbish.
At this time of year, we often over-estimate the amount we need to cook – find out which leftovers are fantastic for freezing, letting you enjoy your festive food for longer.
Christmas can often be hard on your wallet and the planet. Why not live lightly this Christmas with these simple tips.
Find out what you can and can't recycle...
Auckland was one of ten international cities honoured at the C40 Cities Awards.
If you're a Waiheke resident, you can now book a pick-up for Auckland Council’s inorganic collection service, which starts on the island on 5 February 2018.