News

  • Minister’s announcement smooths the way for lubricant container stewardship

    Millions of plastic oil drums and other lubricant containers going to landfill is set to become a thing of the past in New Zealand. Today’s announcement by Associate Minister for the Environment Eugenie Sage outlines c...

  • Lubricant container stewardship work forges ahead

    Media release: A project to end the land-filling of waste lubricant packaging in New Zealand has reached a significant milestone with the release of its first summary report. The Waste Lubricant Container Working Group w...

  • Feature in US Lubes ‘n’ Greases

    The work being done to create a product stewardship scheme for lubricant packaging in New Zealand has been featured in US-based industry magazine Lubes & Greases March edition. Click here to read the full article....

  • Lubricant container volume adjusted

    The number of lubricant containers sold into the New Zealand market has been revised down following further investigation by the Waste Lubricant Container Working Group (WLCWG). Meetings held with companies selling lubri...