Recycling - Resources for Schools

This page outlines the recycling and rubbish reduction resources that are available to schools in Porirua.


Enviroschools is a national programme that promotes a whole school approach to environmental education. Schools are supported to become more sustainable and are rewarded when they reach a level of achievement.

For more information on Enviroschools and enviroschools in Porirua, see the Enviroschools website.

Recycling and composting support for schools is available – please contact us for more information.

O-I New Zealand (glass recyclers) annually makes available $25,000 for school environmental projects.

For more information on applying to the fund, and for general information on recycling glass in New Zealand, see the O-I website from the link below.

Links to more information on recycling and waste reduction for schools