October 2, 2017 / Uncategorized

Week 6 – Foodwaste Collection

Week 6 – Foodwaste Collection Update: Last week saw nearly 2 tonnes of foodwaste collected, this is mostly due to more people engaging the service – Welcome to the service. Xtreme appreciates your commitment to minimising waste from landfill. And urge you to “Think Twice” before throwing waste in the food bin. There are lots […]

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September 19, 2017 / Uncategorized

Foodwaste Collection Update – 7090kgs in 5 weeks!

Congratulations Raglan, over the past 5 weeks we have collected a grand total of 7090kgs of foodwaste!! Just to put that into perspective for you, the attached photo is a 10,000kg bin, another few weeks of collections, and we would have collected enough foodwaste to full this bin. All this waste is being diverted from […]

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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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