The last New Zealand Waste Strategy had 30 targets. A 2009 discussion document proposed 14. The new strategy has … none

The new New Zealand Waste Strategy: Reducing Harm, Improving Efficiency is 12 (recycled, chlorine-free) pages long.

Our politicians seem incapable of giving us straight facts on the serious matter of waste reduction. If only MPs would talk more rubbish...

The statistics defy comprehension. All of them are shameful; some should make you weep.