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.
Composting your food and garden waste helps to preserve and protect the environment.
We’re helping to reduce food waste in people’s homes.
We’re supporting initiatives to help reduce the impact of disposable nappies on our environment.
We’re supporting Ecomailbox, a nationwide scheme to reduce the amount of junk mail that goes in letterboxes.
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.
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 the council’s activities regarding waste minimisation and management
Last updated on 07 Feb 2017