Guest speakers at Sustainable Whanganui Trust's AGM, Collegiate School students Zac Wilson and Scott Bryant, had lots of interesting insights into reuse and recycling to share with those present. Their research suggests that, on average, each New Zealander generates about 3200kg of waste per year, comprising household rubbish, recycling and organic waste.
• New ReSource Whanganui website provides guidance on recycling
• Premium - Inside the growing Whanganui Resource Recovery Centre
• Ditching of kerbside recycling upsets Whanganui residents
• Whanganui council to ask if residents want rate-funded recycling and rubbish collection
Based on their kerbside