Compost time in Raglan

Update on the Raglan foodwaste collection project: In August 2017 Xtreme Zero Waste rolled out Raglan’s kerbside foodwaste collection. The Xtreme team are really impressed with the uptake of the service both in terms of numbers of households contributing and the way people are following… More >

Marty is awesome!

Our chairman, Marty Hoffart, has been honoured for his service to the community at the Kiwibank Local Hero awards for the Bay of Plenty. Many of you probably know how hardworking and passionate Marty is about reducing waste, and won’t be surprised to to see… More >

Resource Recovery Study Tour

The next study tour bought to you by Envision and WasteMINZ has just been announced, this time taking in Auckland and Waikato on 22 and 23 March 2018. The tour will be a first-hand opportunity to experience both community-led and commercial resource recovery activities and… More >

Buyers group webinar

One of the outcomes from the Strengthening Communities Hui was an agreement to look into establishing a Combined Buyers Group for all members who want to join. This will provide members with access to good deals on things you need. For those who were at… More >

New factsheet for zero waste events

WasteMINZ have just created a factsheet for organisers of events on how to create effective recycling and rubbish signage to maximise recycling and minimisation contamination at events. You can download it here. If you would like to minimise the rubbish created by your event, to… More >