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Countdown to new Community Resource Recovery Park opening

Published: 23 June 2020

Next week, Waiheke will start ushering in a new waste minimisation and resource recovery era on the island. The Waiheke Zero Waste Partnership – made up of the local Waiheke branch of AIM Services and local community organisations, Island Waste Collective (IWC) and Clean Island (CI) – will operate new waste and resource recovery services, in partnership with Auckland Council.

The cost of recycling contamination

Published: 9 June 2020

Wishcycling – chucking something in the recycling bin and hoping it will be recycled – is a bigger problem than most people realise.

New recycling wheelie bins on their way for Waiheke

Published: 8 June 2020

Changes to Auckland Council’s roadside waste collection services on Waiheke are now underway. The new rubbish and recycling collection services are designed to reduce waste to landfill and align more closely with services delivered across the region.

Paper recycling resumes in Auckland

Published: 6 May 2020

Paper and cardboard recycling processing in Auckland will resume as normal for May, as Auckland Council has been able to secure an overseas market for up to 4000 tonnes of mixed paper and cardboard materials.

Zero waste from head to tail

Published: 13 March 2020

The Kai Ika project is meeting the high demand for fish by using meat that was otherwise going to waste.