Find out ways you can reduce your waste in Upper Hutt. It is easy, will save you money, and you will be doing your bit to reduce our impact on the environment.
Links to more information can be found in the Resources and Links section.
Composting your food and garden waste helps to preserve and protect the environment. Find out more composting and green waste
Love Food Hate Waste
We’re helping to reduce food waste in people’s homes. Find out more about Love Food Hate Waste
We’re supporting initiatives to help reduce the impact of disposable nappies on our environment. Find out more about reusable nappies
We’re supporting Ecomailbox, a nationwide scheme to reduce the amount of junk mail that goes in letterboxes. Find out more about Ecomailbox
Zero Waste Events
If you are organising an event or are a member of a committee or club, we can help you to hold an event that will minimise waste and maximise recycling. Find out more about Zero Waste Events
Construction and Demolition Waste
Waste from construction and demolition (C&D) activities is a large source of waste in New Zealand. We can provide advice on how to reduce C&D waste. Find out more about construction and demolition recycling
Waste Management and Minimisation Plan
Find out more about the council’s activities regarding waste minimisation and management. View the Waste Management and Minimisation Plan for the Wellington Region
Last updated on 12 Feb 2018