We partner with waste collection providers to create a closed loop environment. Ecoware products and organic waste can be collected by our partners for commercial composting in certain areas of NZ. This means you could use our packaging without generating any waste to landfill!
The Compost Co — Waiheke Island
Managed by the Waiheke Resource Trust, The Compost Co offers a food waste collection service to local restaurants and community groups. They also collect and processes single use compostable packaging from coffee shops and zero waste events. The Compost Co. is committed to reducing waste from landfill, and thus offer the only commercial compostable packaging service on the Island.
We Compost (Green Gorilla) — Auckland
We Compost provides a commercial collection service for compostable waste, including compostable food packaging. Their aim is to help organisations reduce their waste to landfill. Starting with one bin of coffee grinds on the back of a ute in 2010, they now divert around 10 tonnes of waste from landfill each week.
Soil Factory — Auckland
Soil Factory are an awesome bike-powered collection service based in Grey Lynn and servicing surrounding areas. Food and compostable packaging scraps are collected weekly and turned into beautiful rich compost at Kelmarna Gardens, their urban community farm.
EnviroEarth — Auckland
EnviroEarth are passionate about giving back to mother nature, which is why the green waste they collect is recycled into high quality compost at their Hampton Downs facility. Their on-demand green waste collection service is flexible and you only pay for collections that you request. Speak to them to see if EnviroEarth is right for your business.
EnviroWaste — Auckland, Nelson & Christchurch
Through their integrated, national network of branches, facilities and joint ventures, EnviroWaste has the capability to manage for their commercial and private account customers, the progression of waste through each phase of the waste stream. Their services include Collection, Recovery, Environmental Remediation, Disposal, Gas to Energy, and Composting. Whether it’s turning landfill gas to power, organic waste to compost or returning our beaches to pristine condition, they believe in rolling their sleeves up and doing what it takes to keep New Zealand beautiful.
Reclaim — Auckland & Wellington
Reclaim want to shift attitudes about waste. It should no longer be treated as rubbish and dismissed as worthless, it should be valued and reused as a future resource. Reclaim aim to ensure it is processed properly at dedicated recycling centres or composting facilities, rather than be buried in a landfill. Their goal is to offer tailored services to businesses so they can achieve waste reduction and sustainability goals.
Awapuni Resource Recovery Park Collection Service — Palmerston North
Palmerston North City Council (PNCC) accepts approved compostable packaging via its own food waste collection service and events recycling service (no drop offs sorry).
Kai to Compost — Wellington
Kai to Compost is a seven day a week, Wellington city based food waste collection service encouraging food waste producers like cafes, restaurants and supermarkets to minimise the environmental impact of food waste in our landfills. They accept most Ecoware compostable products (except PLA) as one of their compostable waste streams. After mixing food waste with green waste, Kai to Compost create top quality organic compost for Wellingtonians
Total Waste Solutions — Christchurch
Locally owned and operated, Total Waste Solutions are the main organic waste collector in the Canterbury region. They offer organic waste bins and collection services for restaurants, venues, events and other hospitality providers, and will even adjust pickup times to minimise noise and disruption during service. With over 15 years of local waste management experience, they are proud of their exceptional service and are passionate about what they do for Canterbury communities and the environment. Sustainably, a subsidiary of Total Waste Solutions, offers best-practice waste minimisation solutions such as on-site balers, compactors, food & organic dehydrators as well as a waste minimisation assessment/auditing services. The team would love to help you meet your waste management goals so please reach out for a coffee or to visit our showroom at 81 Lower Styx Road, Bottle Lake.
Waste Management — Christchurch
When you’re dealing with food scraps, you need solutions that can cope hygienically with any volumes. Waste Management food scrap bins come in two different sizes and are easy to wheel around to where you need them. With lids to contain odours, biodegradable bin liners and collection frequencies to keep pace with your business, it’s easy to stay clean and compliant.
Timaru District Council Collection — Timaru
Timaru District Council run a local collection service for green waste and compostable packaging, including cardboard pizza boxes and newspapers. Order a green waste bin through the council and your collection day depends on where you live or work in Timaru.
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