WE CAN reduce - reuse - recycle

The average Taranaki person produces 580kg of waste a year. That's 87 rubbish bags! WE CAN do better and make better use of our resources.

A to Z recycling guide

Recycling may be easier than you think. Check out the options on these pages.

Reduce waste at home

We can do many things around home to reduce the amount of waste we produce.

Reduce business waste

Minimising waste pays dividends for your business as well as the environment.

Reduce waste on the farm

Managing farm waste is now easier thanks to the recycling, collection and safe disposal services available.

Waste minimisation for schools

The Council can work with Taranaki schools to help them minimise their own waste, as well as educating pupils about waste minimisation and recycling.

Join the campaign

The Council supports local, regional and national campaigns promoting waste minimisation.