The Recycling Plan Should Be Equitable and Designed For Our Zero-Carbon and Circular Future.

It was a much anticipated announcement for those of us who are working to solve New Zealand's inherited litter, pollution and greenhouse gas (GHG) problems.  The New Zealand Ministry for…

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Proposed changes to the directors’ duties – a (small) reason to celebrate.

On 23 September a Member’s Bill was drawn out of the member’s bill ballot, proposing to amend the director’s duties section of the Companies Act 1993. The proposed changes will clarify that a company director of a company may take into account other (often longer-term) environmental, social and governance considerations when acting “in the best interests of the company”.

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They’ve Got This Wrong – It’s Not Waste To Divert It’s Food For Our Soils.

With the recent announcement by Auckland Council that they will be using an Anaerobic Digestor (AD) to process the unwanted food collected kerbside from Auckland households for the next 20…

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