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  • 19 October 2021 / News

    Climate Leaders Coalition snapshot 2021

    Today, the Climate Leaders Coalition has released its Third Anniversary Snapshot. The team at Waste Management is very proud of how we are tracking to reduce emissions and are committed to helping limit climate change.

  • 19 October 2021 / News

    Waste Management wins Best in Future of Connectedness

    The award was for our Amazon Connect contact centre solution, which lets the team prioritise calls based on customer information and track interactions from inception to completion across the business.

  • 06 July 2021 / News

    WorkSafe prosecution

    Last week the Wellington District Court issued a not guilty verdict to a charge of recklessness against Waste Management following the tragic and avoidable death of one of our team, James Gideon, at Technical Services in Wellington in August 2017.

  • 29 April 2021 / News

    Changes to the national waste disposal levy

    The Waste Minimisation Act 2008 was introduced to encourage waste minimisation in New Zealand. To help achieve this, under the Act on 1 July 2009, a disposal levy was imposed on waste sent to landfill.

  • 16 April 2021 / News

    Leaders in sustainability innovation

    Last night we were thrilled to be announced the winner of Excellence in Innovation at the Westpac Auckland Business Awards Best of the Best for 2020.

  • 19 February 2021 / News

    Climate change, carbon foot printing and the waste industry

    Undoubtedly, climate change is the greatest environmental challenge facing New Zealand and the world.

  • 15 February 2021 / News

    Landfills and the Emissions Trading Scheme

    The ETS, or the Scheme, was introduced in 2008 to address climate change.