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  • 12 June 2022 / News / Sustainability

    Certified: A significant drop in emissions

    Great news! Waste Management has received our ToitÅ« Carbonreduce certification for 2021 – and we have reduced our carbon footprint with a result of 107....

  • 23 May 2022 / News

    Landfills and the Emissions Trading Scheme

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

  • 22 May 2022 / News

    The expanded 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.

  • 01 April 2022 / News

    Change of ownership

    Beijing Capital Group has announced the sale of the Waste Management New Zealand business to Igneo Infrastructure Partners (Igneo). The sale is subject to Overseas Investment Office approval and is expected to be finalised late 2022.

  • 25 February 2022 / News

    A tale of two generators

    Whitford and Redvale landfill & energy parks are bidding a fond farewell to two of their oldest generators. Each of the generators is now installed and ready to kick into action. The generators are what enable us to convert landfill gas to electricity – and make Waste Management Auckland’s largest producer of renewable energy.

  • 28 November 2021 / News

    APEC CEO Summit 2021

    Earlier this month, New Zealand hosted the APEC CEO Summit - a virtual gathering of the world’s most powerful CEOs, business leaders, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, prime ministers and presidents of APEC economies.

  • 29 October 2021 / News

    Winning big at the Australasian Fleet Champions Awards 2021

    Waste Management attended the Australasian Fleet Champions Awards 2021 by Zoom (COVID strikes again) and our incredible team won three major awards.