28 days ago

Poll: Is the Government doing enough to stop recyclable materials going to landfill?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

The Government has thrown $124 million at reducing the country’s growing waste pile, but not everyone agrees that’s enough.

Local Government NZ says the funding should be matched with a “strategic waste plan”, with the goal for New Zealand to be able to process its own waste onshore.

In the last decade, the amount of waste at council landfills has increased by 48 per cent.

To read more, click here.

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Is the Government doing enough to stop recyclable materials going to landfill?
  • 13.4% Yes, more money and time is better spent elsewhere
    13.4% Complete
  • 86.6% No, NZ's waste and recycling system needs more focus
    86.6% Complete
2901 votes
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19 days ago

COVID-19

Graeme Neighbourly Lead from Hillsborough

Seriously???

www.stuff.co.nz...
NZ has been told by our Government that "we got this sorted" We obviously don't, How hard is it to keep people in isolation? We have a Defence force after all

3 hours ago

Stay informed and know the facts about COVID-19 for you and your whaanau

The Team from Counties Manukau Health

There’s a lot of misinformation floating around social media - it’s important that everyone listens to the information coming from Dr Ashley Bloomfield and the national COVID-19 response team. Always check covid19.govt.nz for information or keep an eye out on this page for updates.

Wash your hands, 2 metre physical distance and please go and get tested if you’ve got any of the symptoms. Find your nearest testing sites in Counties Manukau here: countiesmanukau.health.nz...

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3 hours ago

Winter Special On Benchtops, Installations And Accessories

Kev from Benchtop Installers Auckland

Hi Neighbours

Kevin and the team here from BENCHTOP INSTALLERS AUCKLAND

As we roll into the last month of winter we are pleased to be offering a 20% discount on all new bench tops including the site measure, professional installation and removal of your existing bench top.

Discounts on all sinks, taps, handles and bin units with every new benchtop ordered.

Message us through the website link today. We'll bring the samples to you and walk you through the best options from the comfort of your home in the perfect setting to allow you to match your colours and make the best decisions.

Message the team today for free no obligation quote.