Here are some answers to questions you’ve been asking about making the switch from bags to bins in west Auckland.
Kids and parties produce a lot of waste. The most wasteful party of all is a birthday party – but does it have to be?
Auckland Council, Keep Auckland Beautiful and local Auckland artists are helping smokers bin their butts at four key hotspots in Auckland’s CBD.
Auckland’s branch of Blind Citizens NZ has launched a guide to help blind and vision impaired Aucklanders sort household rubbish by touch.
Hells Pizza and $15,000 of Atlas Concrete slabs are just two examples of generous community donors that have helped social enterprise Hibiscus Cost Zero Waste renovate Whangaparāoa’s Community Recycling Centre.
“A great success within the local community,” is how Scott Simpson, Associate Minister for the Environment, has described Waitākere Refuse and Recycling Centre.
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Meet Duane Albert, who is part of a team checking Auckland Council recycling bins in hot-spot areas for contamination.
Waitākere, North Shore and Papakura residents are the first to be offered a new Auckland Council rubbish service that will pave the way for a blueprint rubbish collection across the region.
In the midst of Matariki, Auckland Council celebrates the stars of our zero-waste community.