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21052 NCC Rethink Waste Battery Disposal EDM Banner Jun21 002 Media Release

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...

Rethink Waste competition winners

Environment
19/11/2020 9:18am

Nelson City Council’s Rethink Waste campaign is all about finding opportunities to reduce waste, and our...

Support for event organisers to reduce waste at events

Events & Festivals
12/11/2020 11:55am

A sea of plastic cups, plates and straws – we’ve all seen the waste that can...

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Ideas to minimise waste wanted

Environment
09/11/2020 4:19pm

Community-led projects that seek to lighten our environmental footprint by reducing or avoiding the creation of...

Council launches trial online newsletter - 'Rethink Waste'

Environment
14/10/2020 3:12am

Rethinking waste is all about seeing the opportunities as well as the challenges presented by waste...

Nelson Op Shop map: Have fun shopping and lighten your footprint

Environment
14/10/2020 2:54am

An online competition is being launched to encourage people to reduce textile waste as well as...