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Te whakamoe i ngā kirihou whakapōraruraru Phasing out problem plastics in Aotearoa

Plastics waste is one of our generation’s greatest environmental challenges – regularly ending up in landfills or the ocean. To support New Zealand’s move towards a low-emissions, low-waste economy, we’re phasing out a range of plastics over the next four years. This poster outlines which problem plastics will be phased out, and when.

Plastics waste is one of our generation’s greatest environmental challenges – regularly ending up in landfills or the ocean. To support New Zealand’s move towards a low-emissions, low-waste economy, we’re phasing out a range of plastics over the next four years. This poster outlines which problem plastics will be phased out, and when.

Visit the Ministry’s page on phasing out hard-to-recycle and single-use plastics to learn more about the phase-out.