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Big party leaves small footprint with waste diverted

Events & Festivals
12/01/2022 1:32am

The Netsky event held at Trafalgar Park showed festival-goers know how to have a good time...

A reminder that most Christmas wrapping and packaging waste is not recyclable!

Environment
16/12/2021 12:10pm

Ordinary paper is OK, but tinsel, metallic/plastic wrapping paper, soft plastic, ribbon, polystyrene, and bubble wrap...

Pūtangitangi Greenmeadows keeping its waste footprint light

Environment
19/11/2021 2:05pm

Pūtangitangi Greenmeadows Community Centre is a great resource for the Stoke community, providing a place to...

New funding rounds available through Rethink Waste/Whakaarohia grants programme

Environment
05/11/2021 4:37am

If you have a great idea to reduce waste, avoid creating waste, or help encourage the...

Helping keep Nelson beautiful

Services
21/10/2021 3:39pm

Nelson’s Waste Recovery Centre is offering free waste disposal to groups taking part in Keep New...

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The fire risk in your back pocket: how to dispose of lithium-ion batteries

Infrastructure
12/10/2021 3:30am

Lithium-ion (LI) batteries, like the ones found in many personal electronic devices including smartphones, contain hazardous...

Unwinding a reliance on pallet wrap

Environment
22/07/2021 3:20am

The Chia Sisters are among those who have received a grant from Council’s Rethink Waste grants...

Do you have practical skills you would be happy to share?

Community
29/06/2021 11:36am

Repair Cafés are community events which match people who have broken household items with skilled volunteers...

Repair and reuse with Fix it Saturday

Environment
18/05/2021 10:41am

​Nelsonians with rips to mend or a bike to fix can bring a broken household item...

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Ideas to minimise waste receive grants

Environment
19/04/2021 1:15pm

Organisations supporting repair cafes, plastic-free packaging trials, fill your own container options and hireable reusable plates...

Second-Hand Sunday returns

Community
09/02/2021 1:18pm

Second-Hand Sunday, your opportunity to re-home household goods, is back for 2021.

Waste Minimisation Grants opening soon

Community
09/02/2021 10:56am

Ideas on how to avoid or reduce the creation of waste could get a funding boost...