Our plan for waste

August 24, 2018 Eugenie Sage 0

Since becoming Associate Environment Minister with responsibility for waste I have heard loud and clear that New Zealanders want action and I am working hard Read More

No time to waste

May 31, 2018 Eugenie Sage 0

The Waste Management Institute of New Zealand has issued a discussion paper today entitled “Rebooting Recycling – What can Aotearoa Do?” It responds to China’s Read More

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NZ behind the times on single use plastic bags

May 28, 2014 Denise Roche 6

I’ve written to the Minister a couple of times suggesting she utilise those powers – most recently asking her to declare single use plastic bags a priority product – but she insists that product stewardship will happen on a voluntary basis. Yeah, right.