Eunomia Research and Consulting offers commercially focused environmental consulting services to public and private sector clients.
Independent advice that makes a difference
We support positive change. Through review and implementation, our clients achieve greater resource efficiency, improve sustainability and become more environmentally responsible.
The keys to good decision making are accurate information, intelligent and appropriate analysis, and clear communication and engagement with stakeholders and decision makers.
One of the first questions we often get asked is “What does ‘Eunomia’ mean?”. So, for those who were wondering… our name is from the Greek word meaning ‘the good self-ordering of society’.
Eunomia has constructed this handy downloadable calculator to help landfill owners assess the potential financial impact of applying for a waste composition or capture and destruction Unique Emissions Factor (UEF). The file runs in excel and requires version 2003 or...read more
Our waste levy research report has generated a lot of interest. Here are some links to media articles: http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/ninetonoon/audio/201849672/take-make-dispose-calls-for-landfill-levy-hike...read more
News & Views
New Zealand’s Waste Disposal Levy has been at $10 a tonne since its introduction. Research suggests there will be benefits if we increase the rate of the levy and how it is applied,read more
In this report, prepared jointly with Resource Media, we analyse recycling data from around the world to understand which countries really lead the municipal waste recycling league table.read more
One of the biggest barriers to managing our waste better in NZ is a lack of good data. We worked with WasteMINZ, the Ministry for the Environment and Waste Not Consulting to develop the first step to better data. The development of the national waste data framework...read more