How to reduce waste on the farm
Managing farm waste is now easier thanks to the recycling, collection and safe disposal services available.
- Agrecovery operates a comprehensive recycling service covering chemicals and their containers. See www.agrecovery.co.nz or call 0800 AGRECOVERY (247 326).
- Plasback operates a collection service for silage wrap, feed bags and twine, for a fee.
- Egmont Refuse & Recycling Ltd, 19 Scott St, Hawera will accept triple-rinsed containers for free. Open 8am-3.30pm, Monday to Friday.
- Chemicals can be taken to transfer stations for a fee. Please check available transfer stations with your local council.
View our A-Z Zero Waste Directory
Find local options for donating, recycling and disposing your items safely and correctly.