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Experts welcome Govt’s consultation on product stewardship

Friday, 9 August 2019, 10:23 am | Product Stewardship Council

The New Zealand Product Stewardship Council (NZPSC), the Zero Waste Academy, and Zero Waste Network Aotearoa welcome this morning’s announcement by Associate Minister for the Environment, Eugenie Sage, that the Government will consult on a proposal ... More >>

Government’s 40m boost to recycling must be backed by reform

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 8:51 am | Product Stewardship Council

This morning, Associate Minister for the Environment Eugenie Sage, announced that the Government will allocate $40 million from the Provincial Growth Fund to recycling projects and infrastructure in the regions. More >>

Putting plastic packaging waste into roads is not recycling

Friday, 7 June 2019, 3:58 pm | Product Stewardship Council

Putting plastic packaging waste into roads is not recycling say product stewardship experts More >>

Product Stewardship Council releases new report on bottles

Friday, 1 March 2019, 9:46 am | Product Stewardship Council

The New Zealand Product Stewardship Council releases Happy Returns, a new report on a mandatory Container Deposit Scheme for New Zealand More >>

E waste product stewardship long overdue

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 5:17 pm | Product Stewardship Council

The New Zealand Product Stewardship Council (NZPSC) supports the recent call by the eDay Trust to introduce an e-waste product stewardship scheme for New Zealand. More >>

Plastic Policy Supported by the Evidence

Sunday, 27 August 2017, 11:17 am | Product Stewardship Council

The New Zealand Product Stewardship Council (NZPSC) supports the Green Party policy on plastic bottles and single use plastic bags, released today. More >>

Rural Recycling Needs Collection, Minister!

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 9:00 am | Product Stewardship Council

https://beehive.govt.nz/release/125m-boost-recycling-farm-plastic-waste?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+beehive-govt-nz%2Freleases+%28Releases+-+beehive.govt.nz%29 More >>

Cheap rubbish puts recycling out of business

Monday, 3 July 2017, 1:00 pm | Product Stewardship Council

Hundreds of thousands of tonnes of reusable and recyclable materials are going to landfill each year in NZ because waste disposal is the cheapest option. This includes electronic waste, plastic film, beverage containers and construction waste. More >>

Government announces false solution for tyre woes

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 7:11 pm | Product Stewardship Council

After rejecting an industry-designed workable product stewardship scheme for end of life tyres, Environment Minister Nick Smith announced today the government would allocate $19 million taxpayer dollars into a false solution instead - most of the ... More >>

 

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