The Government has announced a consultation on changes to the waste disposal levy. The proposals would see the rate of the levy increase to $50-$60 a tonne by 2023 for waste to class 1 landfills. The levy would also be extended to cover classes 2-4 landfills at lower rates of $10-$20 a tonne. Eunomia NZ Director Duncan Wilson was interviewed on Radio NZ’s nine to noon programme about the Governments proposed changes to the waste disposal levy.
Ocala in Florida, US, is set to become one of the first cities in the state to trial electric refuse-collection vehicles - a move that would cut #carbon, #airpollution and costs according to our research. Read here: https://bit.ly/2TaCKBl
Ocala story: https://bit.ly/3j9fXk4