From time to time Council undertake projects associated with rubbish and recycling. This normally involves consultation with the community and testing of any proposed service via a trial. The information related to current projects can be found by using the links below.
Once a conclusion has been reached on any particular project it is either progressed to implementation or halted.
Auckland Council and Marlborough District Council are co-ordinating a project to design a container return scheme (CRS) for beverages.
Council is investigating options for the repurposing of grape marc, grass and greenwaste through a research project with Massey University.