Air New Zealand to cut landfill by 60 tonnes by recycling paper coffee cups

4 October, 2017

Air New Zealand introduced (04-Oct-2017) a new programme to recycle paper coffee cups used onboard domestic jet services. The programme is expected to divert 60 tonnes of cups from landfill p/a. A new facility in Auckland will conduct the recycling. Previously there was no access to a recycling plant able to process at the scale the airline required. [more - original PR]