E whakapono ana mātau e whakaata ana tēnei mahinga hira i te āhuatanga waiwai, pūmau hoki o ngā ratonga e tukuna ana e mātau me te hiranga o ēnei ki ā mātau kiritaki me te hapori. Mā te toitū o ngā mahi o tā mātau pakihi, ka tino whānui ngā hua ka puta, ā-taiao, ā-pāpori, ā-pūtea hoki mō Aotearoa haere ake nei.

This key performance area reflects the essential and enduring nature of the services we provide and the importance of these to our customers and the community. Operating our business sustainably will have a wide-reaching positive impact, environmentally, socially and financially for NZ into the future.

Goal 1: Contribute To NZ's Circular Economy

Key Actions

Develop partnerships with New Zealand manufacturers who are customers to support and drive the circular economy.

Quarter 2 Update

Three initiatives are under development including:

  • New plastic grinding plant under construction to be operational by mid-August
  • Polypropylene wash and processing plant under development

Goal 2: Manage Critical Climate Change Risk

Key Actions

Identify, assess and mitigate Waste Management's climate change risks.

Quarter 2 Update

Climate Change Register framework created, with risk assessment work planned during the year

Goal 3: Minimise Our Own Waste

Key Actions

Implement the 2020 Waste Management Plan.

Quarter 2 Update

Meetings held with all site managers to progress Waste Minimisation Plan.