• In the past thirty years we have consumed one third of the worlds non-renewable natural resources. These are gone and can’t be replaced. Meanwhile New Zealand sends 2.5 million tons of waste to landfill every year. What we have on our hands is an unsustainable system in crisis. Natural resources are continually depleted whilst waste production rises exponentially.

  • Be Free Grocer and Square Edge Community Arts are pleased to host The Rubbish Trip's popular presentation on zero waste living in Palmerston North.Join Hannah and Liam, the Two No-Waste Nomads behind The Rubbish Trip, for an introduction to the practicalities and philosophy of waste reduction. Drawing on their own research and over four years of experience living zero waste, Hannah and Liam will guide you through the whys and the hows of life without a rubbish bin, including:What is the zero waste movement? Why is waste reduction important?