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Industry ready to tackle New Zealand’s waste tyre problem

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 1:31 pm | 3R Group

New Zealand’s tyre industry says it is ready to make mandatory stewardship for end of life tyres a reality, it just needs Government to get on board. More >>

Child car seat recycling a sign of things to come

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 2:25 pm | 3R Group

Child car seat recycling a sign of things to come Untitled release Just a few years ago there weren’t many people who would think it was possible to recycle a child car seat, much less have an option to actually do so. However, since the trial and ... More >>

Moves to declare end of life tyres a priority product

Friday, 18 May 2018, 2:26 pm | 3R Group

New Zealand has edged one step closer to solving its ever-mounting problem with end of life tyres. More >>

Trial aims to kick car bumper waste to the curb

Monday, 19 March 2018, 3:40 pm | 3R Group

The practice of sending hundreds of thousands of car bumpers to the dump may become a thing of the past in New Zealand, with work underway to start a recycling programme. More >>

Second sweep of the Great DDT Muster gathers pace

Monday, 19 February 2018, 12:02 pm | 3R Group

A nationwide initiative to rid New Zealand of banned pesticides like DDT is gaining momentum as farmers turn over tonnes of the dangerous chemicals for safe disposal. More >>

Child car seat recycling to benefit Upper Hutt Playcentre

Thursday, 18 January 2018, 1:02 pm | 3R Group

People recycling their expired or damaged child car seats will not only help the environment but an Upper Hutt Playcentre too, with $5 set to be donated for every seat brought in for recycling. More >>

Great DDT Muster Off to a Weighty Start

Friday, 17 November 2017, 12:51 pm | 3R Group

The collection of 2.3 tonnes of banned and highly toxic pesticides from a single farm continues to surprise, a chemical expert says. More >>

Last chance for free DDT Muster

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 4:53 pm | 3R Group

Farmers are being urged to check sheds and chemical stores for DDT or other banned pesticides as The Great DDT Muster does a final sweep of the country. More >>

Higher levy would cut waste and create work

Monday, 3 July 2017, 11:33 am | 3R Group

Increasing the waste levy will significantly reduce the high volume of waste being sent to landfill and help create jobs, says recycling specialists 3R Group Ltd. More >>

Collaboration urgently required on tyre solution says 3R

Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 4:20 pm | 3R Group

New Zealand’s track record with end-of-life tyres is littered with good intentions, dubious science and failed investments according to Adele Rose of 3R Group, leaders of the government-funded Tyrewise project. More >>

Product Stewardship accreditation for programme managers

Tuesday, 16 August 2011, 10:06 am | 3R Group

National leaders in product stewardship development 3R Group has added another accolade to its impressive CV with a paint recycling programme under its management gaining Product Stewardship accreditation. More >>

 

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