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"R-CLASS" INTRODUCTION, 10°

A The Stone Paper Company project in New Zealand

Updated in August 2012

A new class of Rockstock rich minewral paper will be introduced over the existing range Now known as "S-Class" ("S" Stands for sustainable) R-Class ("R" stands for recycled) is a full range that appears and feels almost identical to S-Class but is made from recycled stone paper. As the recycling ...

Project about Air Quality, Clean Tech, Clean Technologies, Emissions, Environment & Wildlife, Green Wall, greenhouse gas, Innovation, Pollution, Rainforest, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Sustainability, waste

11th Australasian Permaculture Convergence, 20°

An Australasian Permaculture Convergence 11 project in Turangi, New Zealand

Updated in December 2011

Permaculture Aotearoa welcomes you to: Resilience by Design Wed 11th to Sun 15th April 2012 Turangi, Central North Island, New Zealand First time in New Zealand for the Australasian Convergence. We are planning an awesome event- don't miss it! Experienced practitioners, Inspiring speakers, Practical ideas, Excellent networking, Whole systems ...

Project about Architecture, Art & Culture, Design, Farming, Food, Green Roof, Organic, Permaculture, Politics & Government, Sustainability, Technology, Transition Towns

Car-free year, 40°

Auckland, New Zealand

Updated in June 2012

Commit to a year without driving a car in relation to your work. Walk, ride a cycle, catch a bus, take a train, get a taxi, or share a ride in someone else's car. But don't drive a car! Watch your professional carbon footprint, business and social costs ...

Project about Corporate Citizenship, Emissions, Industry & Business, Infrastructure, Sustainability, Transport, Travel

Community Reefs, 103°

Opotiki, New Zealand

Updated in June 2013

The green benefits of forming fish growing reefs close to boat launching areas are many: Fishermen use significantly less petrol getting to where fish are. Simpler near shore fishing boats can be used. The fishing is action packed, fun and produces a greater diversity of species. Smaller catches can be ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, biological farming, Business & Biodiversity, Carbon Sequestration, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Food, Health, Ocean, Organic, Poverty & Development, Science, Sustainability, Tourism, Transition Towns, Water

Corporate and B2B empty printer consumables collection and fund raising program., 21°

An Inkworks project in Nationwide, New Zealand

Updated in September 2010

Inkworks is actively running a collection program for used printer cartridges from businesses to help reduce the waste going to landfills and to provide businesses with a professional disposal system for their empty and unused cartridges. Inkworks is one of the few companies that pays for usable printer cartridge empties ...

Project about Accreditation, Branding, Climate Change, Corporate Social Responsibility, Earth, Soil, & Landscape, Environment & Wildlife, Lifestyle & Behavior, Pollution, Population, Recycling, Sustainability

Environmental Choice, 25°

A The Stone Paper Company project in Auckland, New Zealand

Updated in October 2011

Following an intensive evaluation process here in New Zealand with the Stone Paper Company Ltd and with the manufacturer in Taiwan, Rockstock Rich mineral paper has achieved Environmental Choice in two catagorys 2011confirming the environmental benefits in using stone paper.

Project about Air Quality, Clean Technologies, Deforestation, Earth, Soil, & Landscape, Environment & Wildlife, greenhouse gas, Industry & Business, Pollution, Rainforest, Recycling, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Sustainability, waste, Water

Go Green Expo: Sustainability, Efficiency, Organics & Everything Green, 30°

TSB Arena & Shed 6, Wellington, New Zealand

Updated in March 2013

Wellington - October 12th & 13th 2013 Annual Organic, Efficiency, Sustainability Expo. The Mecca of 'Organic and Sustainable living!' Come and discover a whole new range of exciting products and services that will delight your senses and tantalise your taste buds, look for home improvements and buy gifts! What is the Go ...

Project about Advertising, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Business & Biodiversity, carbon certification, Carbon Sequestration, Carbon Trading, Clean Tech, Clean Technologies, Coal & Oil, Earth, Soil, & Landscape, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Events, Fairtrade, Food, Green energy, Health, hydro energy, Lifestyle & Behavior, marketing, Media, Organic, Recycling, Soil, Solar, Sustainability, Technology, Transport, waste, Wind Energy

Ken, 10°

AUCKLAND, New Zealand

Updated in February 2011

Don't waste money on buying bottled water! By doing so, help look after the environment with a great reduction in the waste and carbon footprint that bottled water creates. GO ON, enjoy a glass of fresh "tap juice"!

Project about Consumerism, Health, Recycling, Sustainability, waste, Water

More sustainable packaging, 10°

A Poynter Agencies Ltd project in Kumeu, New Zealand

Updated in September 2011

Big business generally continues to be driven by "bottom line" considerations at the expense of more environmentally sustainable alternatives that are available today. We continue to hear the pleas of prominent learned and sincerely concerned people around the world, that NOW is the time to act, and that we are ...

Project about Branding, Clean Tech, Climate Change, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment & Wildlife, greenhouse gas, Industry & Business, Infrastructure, Innovation, Lifestyle & Behavior, marketing, Ocean, Pollution, Recycling, Retail, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Sustainability, Weather

Opotiki Community Reef, 10°

Opotiki, New Zealand

Updated in July 2012

The sea bed out from Opotiki has no structure and consists of a firm mud silt. On top of this seabed are deployed specialized concrete modules designed to enhance marine life.

Project about Sustainability

pass the ball, 15°

Reggio Emilia Italy, Italy

Updated in July 2012

Discussing global warming and economic consequences, climate heroes and potential solutions, Nicky and Gary pass the ball in a sort of video tennis presently across the Atlantic from Europe to the US and back. But nothing to stop it flying across the Pacific New Zealand's way! Keeping it current ...

Project about Action, Protest, & Activism, Climate Change, Education, ETS, Smart Growth, Social Media, Sustainability

projectChristchurch, 10°

New Zealand

Updated in May 2011

As you may know, an earthquake has destroyed most of the Christchurch City Centre and many of the surrounding suburbs. We want to rebuild with a plan for a sustainable future but we need help getting there. Put simply: We need advice, experience, know-how, and designs on the best ways ...

Project about Architecture, Art & Culture, Design, Design, Education, Permaculture, Sustainability, Transparency

Reduce our carbon emissions and secure our carboNZero status for a second year, 10°

Marlborough, New Zealand, New Zealand

Updated in October 2010

Yealands Estate is carboNZero certified. To maintain this certification we have to further reduce our emissions versus the previous year

Project about Accreditation, Emissions, Sustainability

Reducing energy consumption, 15°

A Sustainability Trust project in New Zealand

Updated in May 2011

Insulation, Curtain Bank, Retrofitting for tenants and landlords, energy advice and sustainability workshops.

Project about Sustainability

Richelle and Jenny, 10°

Cambridge, New Zealand

Updated in September 2012

Sustainable Cambridge is putting on a Girl's Day Out here in the Waipa region in November. If any businesses would be so kind as to lend a hand with our goodie bags offering free samples of their products, I would like to hear from you. This is going to ...

Project about Sustainability

Shaping Our Future, 15°

A Centre for Sustainable Practice project in Queenstown Lakes District, New Zealand

Updated in October 2012

Bringing together council, community and commerce in the Queenstown Lakes District towards a shared vision of the future. A community led initiative with support from QLDC and other partners. We're adpating a Natural Step process similar to that followed in Whistler to suit our circumstances.

Project about Sustainability

Share the news :-), 10°

New Zealand wide, New Zealand

Updated in April 2011

Rather than chucking out any of your unwanted magazines, give them away to friends and family after use or donate them to your favourite charity. Here in Cambridge we have a clothing exchange programme where we can donate clothes we no longer wear or don't want any more which ...

Project about Sustainability

Sociedades Del Futuro, 50°

A FISCHE° project in Mexico City, Oaxaca, Mexico

Updated in May 2011

Sociedades Del Futuro aims to work with leading social change agencies to train 180 young Mexican change makers to facilitate collaborative workshops using the NextPlays platform so they can turn social need into commercially viable Social Enterprises. To promote them and working alongside existing incubators and impact investors to turn ...

Premium project about Design, Innovation, Poverty & Development, Sustainability

The Marlborough Snug, 15°

A Protege Consulting project in Marlborough, New Zealand

Updated in May 2011

The Marlborough Snug is an innovative design providing a high quality work space, bedroom or sauna using the unique properties of pine heartwood. 85% of the Snug is low cost untreated pine heartwood made from CO2, water and solar energy. Dry shavings, or wool provide insulation levels R3.5 to ...

Project about Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Sequestration, Climate Change, Design, Energy Saving, Forestry, Infrastructure, marketing, Social Media, Sustainability

The Paper Bag, 20°

New Zealand

Updated in March 2011

The Paper Bag is a blog about graphic design in New Zealand. We have chosen to focus on companies that share our interest and commitment to sustainability, whether it be social, environmental or economic.

Project about Advertising, Branding, Business & Biodiversity, Climate Change, Corporate Citizenship, Corporate Social Responsibility, Design, Design, Environment & Wildlife, Fairtrade, marketing, Organic, Recycling, Sustainability

The Transitional Economic Zone of Aotearoa, 45°

Christchurch New Zealand , New Zealand

Updated in September 2013

From the team that brought you the Free Store, Productive Bodies and The Public Fountain, NZ public art partnership Letting Space proposes the TEZA- a project designed to demonstrate new forms of exchange, as well as inspire reflection and build connections. It acknowledges that we live in a time of ...

Project about Action, Protest, & Activism, Architecture, Art & Culture, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Christchurch, Clean Tech, Design, Earthquake, Economics, Events, Infrastructure, Innovation, Lifestyle & Behavior, Philosophy & Religion, Politics & Government, Smart Growth, Sustainability, Trade, Transition Towns, Travel, waste

Wood Plastic Waste Recovery, 20°

Auckland, New Zealand

Updated in September 2010

Annually many tonnes of solid waste end up in landfills all over New Zealand. Industrially produced wood and plastic waste make up a significant portion of this waste stream. Latest scientific and industrial developments in the field of Wood Plastic Composite (WPC) have presented us with a great opportunity to ...

Project about Clean Technologies, Corporate Social Responsibility, Design, Economics, Education, Forestry, Industry & Business, Innovation, Pollution, Recycling, Science, Sustainability, Technology

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