You'll find all our latest waste-related media releases here! Check out the links below to find out what we've been up to recently.

Unlawful recycling costs Waipā ratepayers 15 September 2023

Contaminated recycling is costing Waipā District ratepayers up to $20,000 a month in disposal fees.

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Waipā kerbside food scraps collection coming 20 June 2023

A kerbside food scraps service will be in place for Waipā’s urban properties by 2027 at the latest.

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Waste generated equates to a ‘polar bear’ per person 16 March 2023

Waipā residents generate around 500kg of waste each per year, about the weight of a mid-sized polar bear.

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Fund to reduce waste gets $10,000 boost 09 March 2023

Waipā has been allocated an extra $10,000 to invest in projects and ideas that rethink, reduce and reuse waste across the district.

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Free online courses in business sustainability 28 February 2023

Waipā District Council is supporting 50 free spots in online business courses focused on sustainability.

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