Local Infrastructure Solution For Compostable Packaging

Kaitaia Markets in New Zealand gets new bins to reduce landfill waste.

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Compostable materials are becoming more and more prevalent with new innovative solutions for packaging, catering and industry.

As the trend gathers pace, appropriate infrastructure needs to be developed for this green waste stream.

Kaitaia Markets in New Zealand, in collaborations with local charities and businesses, placed dedicated bins for compostable and recyclable packaging. This made it easy for their visitors to dispose of compostable packaging or catering disposables, knowing it will go to the right place.

The solution is one that could and should be imitated and up-scaled to local and national government. Shame to miss out on all this wonderful compost we can generate.


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