November 24, 2020 / Recycling!

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New bags made from old.

LOOK OUT for our community’s NEW pre-paid bags. Technically they’re not new because they’re made from our community’s plastic recycling! We have been working with Convex Innovation in Hamilton and Astron Sustainability in Auckland to turn our collections of clear soft plastics + #2 milk bottles into our kerbside collection landfill bags. These green bags […]

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November 5, 2020 / Uncategorized

Pania Heinrich, aged seven, handing food waste to Dwight Worters from Xtreme Zero Waste

Update on our Food Waste Collection Service

Last year in June, our Waikato District Council opted out of supporting the food waste collection service to continue. We asked for your support and the community delivered.Thanks to everyone for their sharing and donations to our Givealittle campaign. We want to acknowledge the Whaingaroa community and significant donors for paying for this past year alongside […]

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October 13, 2020 / Uncategorized

Greenwaste Open Hours

Our Organics Yard and greenwaste drop off site will continue to be closed on Monday and Tuesdays (including Labour Weekend Monday). So if you’re clearing out your garden, please make sure you get your greenwaste is brought up to us before 4:30pm Sundays. We will be open again from 12:30pm Wednesdays. For those who have not been in  Raglan for a while the procedure for […]

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July 28, 2020 / Uncategorized

Lids Collection

We don’t want any lids littering our environment. We don’t want this reusable, recyclable resource to go to landfill either. Plastic lids are usually thicker than their “plastic container body” and have different chemicals in them to make them sturdy, coloured, and seal tight closed. Which often makes them a different grade than the container […]

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May 29, 2020 / Uncategorized

2020 Queens Birthday Opening Hours

Saturday 30th May – Open 10.00am – 5.00pm Sunday 31st May – Open 10.00am – 5.00pm No big loads after 4.30 pm Monday 1st June – CLOSED Tuesday 2nd June – Site Open 12.30pm – 5.00pm (Greenwaste is closed Tuesdays)

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May 19, 2020 / Uncategorized

20th May SITE CLOSURE

Due to a power outage in our area we are unable to open the site today. Apologies for any inconveniences to you and your day. We will be back open tomorrow Thursday 21st May 12.30-5pm.

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May 14, 2020 / Uncategorized

May 14th Site & Services are OPEN

Nau mai hoki mai, Xtreme Zero Waste site, shop and services are back OPEN from this Thursday 14th May from 12:30pm. 😍 This includes drop offs for greenwaste, cleanfill, landfill and clean ready-for-resale shop items. 😎 Safety on site is very important for both you and our team, so we ask you to follow our […]

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May 1, 2020 / Uncategorized

Kerbside and Rural Collections Week of 4th May 2020

✊🏽 NEXT WEEK’s RECYCLING RAGLAN 🙌🏽: 🚛 Kerbside collections ~ Wednesday & Friday’s service will include collection of clean and flattened Aluminium cans (fizzy drinks), Tin cans (baked beans etc), Cardboard & Paper – (NO glass or plastic). Please put these items out for collection in 4 separate containers/boxes –it is XTREMELY important to separate […]

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April 1, 2020 / Uncategorized

27/03/20 UPDATE FROM XTREME:

Raglan, there’s some changes to how our waste is to be collected for best team safety during this time. Read on, or tune in to Rick & Dallas below sharing news with you all… XTREME ZERO WASTE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 👩🏽‍💻👨🏽‍🦳RAGLAN RESIDENTS👱🏼‍♀️🧑🏾‍💼 • NO COLLECTION OF RECYCLABLES (Glass, Plastics, Ali Cans, Tin, Paper or […]

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