August 24, 2017 / Foodwaste


Kerbside Foodwaste Collection Begins!

2000 foodwaste kitchen caddys, kerbside bins and packs of compostable bags were delivered to all Raglan urban households on Thursday 17th August and Friday 18th of August. In glorious sunshine foodwaste collections began in Raglan’s West side on Monday 21st with a total of 360kgs collected.  Raglan’s East side foodwaste collection was done on Tuesday […]

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August 6, 2017 / Uncategorized

Xtreme Finalist in Waipa Business Awards

Xtreme Zero Waste are finalists in 4 categories of the Waipa Business Awards 2017!! NZ National Fieldays Society Inc: Excellence in Business – Large Organisation CSC Buying Group: Sustainability and Community Contribution Excellence in Customer Service Award Customers Choice Award The winners are announced at Mistry Creeks Event Centre on Friday 18th August. Thanks to […]

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August 1, 2017 / Uncategorized

Pre – paid Bags v’s Wheelie Bins

Great discussion and ideas about phasing out single use bags and the options available. We have thought about this a lot at Xtreme, to come up with a system that replaces the plastic bag. We are currently costing out a paper bag made in NZ from pulp from our timber industry. These are more expensive […]

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