recycling

Wakatipu waste explodes

Queenstown's council has missed – by a mile – its target for reducing waste to landfill. In its 2015 long-term plan, the council set a target of reducing household waste from 188kg per resident to 160kg this year. But instead it...
Queenstown's glass is still being sent to the landfill – six months after Mountain Scene revealed it's not recycled. And it's likely to be another year before any change is made. Queenstown councillor Alexa Forbes, who's been made infrastructure committee boss, says...
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