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Bintainers installed in South Island

Following the successful re-start of collections across the Auckland region, shoppers in and around Hamilton will be able to drop off their soft plastic packaging from Monday 9th September at nine selected Countdown and The Warehouse stores.

  • Packaging Forum supports war on plastic waste

    The country’s leading packaging member-based organisation is eager to work with Government to bring an end to plastic waste in New Zealand....

  • Gisborne Selected for Technologically Advanced Recycling Bins

    Smart recycling and rubbish bins are being introduced in Gisborne as part of a national campaign to reduce litter....

  • The Packaging Forum newsletter – Spring 2019

    The Packaging Forum Spring newsletter...

  • Soft Plastic Collections Return to Hamilton

    Following the successful re-start of collections across the Auckland region, shoppers in and around Hamilton will be able to drop off their soft plastic packaging from Monday 9th September at nine sel...

  • Food and packaging industry gathers to tackle plastic waste

    The event, which included the Packaging Forum’s AGM, focussed on innovation in sustainable packaging and providing solutions for consumers....

  • FRUCOR SUNTORY

    Beverage company Frucor Suntory has taken another significant step in its commitment to sustainable production with the introduction of 750ml glass bottles for its NZ Natural still and sparkling water...

  • Packaging can reduce food waste

    Packaging has got a crucial role to play in reducing food waste in fresh produce, researchers have argued....

  • FOODSTUFFS

    Thousands of people are bringing their own containers to supermarkets for meat, fish and salads, but Foodstuffs CEO Chris Quin says it could take time for the movement to become mainstream....

  • NZ Post

    New Zealand Post has begun testing a range of completely recyclable paper-based bags. From 12 August 2019 they began piloting paper-based jiffy bags and flat paper bags in some stores....