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Public Funds Fail to Reduce Packaging Waste

Tuesday, 8 December 2015, 12:07 pm | Envision

New Report recommends bringing back bottle refunds (cash for containers) to lift recycling rates. A new report being launched in Auckland today shows millions of dollars worth of government grants, to boost beverage container recycling have made ... More >>

New report shows up New Zealand's poor recycling

Wednesday, 13 October 2010, 5:15 pm | Envision

A new report released today by environmental consultants Envision New Zealand provides case studies from around the world showing how governments are grappling with the growing problem of product waste – obsolete products that have reached the end ... More >>

The InCENTive to Recycle: Container Deposit System

Tuesday, 24 April 2007, 12:43 am | Envision

A new report by Envision shows that we could stop nearly 1 billion drink containers going to landfill every year if a refundable deposit of 10 cents was put on all drink containers. More >>

Expert to Help Bring Back Container Deposits

Monday, 5 March 2007, 1:53 pm | Envision

Remember supplementing pocket money with the 5 cent refund from empty Fanta bottles, or taking part in the annual Scouts Bottle Drive? Seminars launching nationwide next week will show how the reintroduction of Container Deposit Legislation (or CDL) could ... More >>

 

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