01 June 2014

Priority Waste Streams for Product Stewardship Intervention

Waste management is a global environmental issue, and New Zealand is behind other developed nations when it comes to a Government-led regulation plan. Following submissions on this topic in 2005 and 2009, this submission to the Ministry for the Environment expresses our concern at this slow progress. We also commented on the Government’s proposal to intervene to improve management of electrical and electronic equipment, tyres, agrichemicals and farm plastics, and refrigerants and other synthetic greenhouse gases waste streams.

Read the submission on Read our submission on Priority​ Waste​ Streams​ Product​ Stewardship (PDF 202KB)