Recycling right – busting a few plastic recycling myths

09/12/2022 12:52pm

The region’s Rethink Waste team receives questions from the public about plastic recycling on a regular...

Kerbside recycling collection impacted by COVID (this week only)

22/03/2022 2:01pm

Nelson residents are being asked to hold their kerbside recycling this week where possible.

Demystifying plastics recycling

10/03/2022 10:01am

Ever wondered what really happens to the plastic you put in your recycling bin?

Plastic recycling update

21/09/2021 10:05am

It’s been more than a year since Nelson City Council and Tasman District Council switched to...

Online COVID-19 edition of Our Nelson Tō Tātou Whakatū issue 128

26/08/2021 1:53am

With New Zealand still in COVID-19 Level 4 lockdown, the latest edition of Our Nelson Tō...

Recycled art adorns Nelson Marina recycling hubs

06/08/2021 11:34am

​Sheets of steel that started life in a factory before becoming an easily recognisable artwork at...

Second-Hand Sunday returns in August

27/07/2021 11:02am

The next Second-Hand Sunday is on Sunday 15 August in the Nelson and Tasman regions, offering...

Nelson City Council subsidy available for child car seat recycling

04/05/2021 11:52am

Not everyone knows that children’s car seats have an expiry date. When your child car seat...

Please keep the footpath clear on recycling day

20/04/2021 2:25am

Not everyone walking on our footpaths has the ability to dodge a recycling bin.

Essential maintenance at regional sorting facility puts recycling on pause

28/08/2020 9:59am

Nelson-Tasman’s regional sorting facility will be shut down for a nine-day period in September, so operator...

Council supports RefillNZ to reduce plastic waste in Nelson

04/08/2020 1:17am

Nelson City Council’s focus on reducing the creation of single-use plastic waste is behind its support...

Media Release

Reduce first – then recycle: plastic recycling changes kick off in Nelson

29/06/2020 5:02am

From 1 July, plastic containers left in Nelson’s yellow recycling bins must have the number 1,...