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Four easy ways you can reduce waste

Published: 19 June 2017

Whether you want to save the planet or save money on rubbish disposal, reducing the amount of waste you produce is a worthwhile thing.

Mayors call for levy on single-use plastic bags

Published: 9 June 2017

The mayors of Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin have jointly launched an open letter to other mayors around the country to join the call on central government to institute a national levy on single use plastic bags.

New bins for Manukau and Howick

Published: 6 June 2017

We are delivering new rubbish bins to residents in the Manukau and Howick wards throughout June and July.

Fire at Waitākere refuse centre

Published: 31 May 2017

UPDATE: 1 June 7:45am. Auckland Council is assisting the Fire Service following a fire at its Waitākere Refuse Transfer Station buildings in Henderson.

Make your own fidget spinner

Published: 26 May 2017

As parents across the region face a second – or even third – weekend of demands for fidget spinners, Auckland Council’s Waste Solutions team has some zero waste advice.

Meet waste champion Anna Harrison

Published: 18 May 2017

Anna from the Zero Waste Zone at Waitākere Transfer Station teaches people how to reduce waste in a fun, hands-on way.