Thank you to everyone who entered the quiz and provided a tip for the community. After an incredible response, we have now drawn the winners.
If you’re reducing your waste at home and have some tips, tricks or a story to share, fill out our form and let us know.
Check out these tips from goodie bag winners:
“I purchase tea leaves and a reusable tea bag so that I can cut out that little extra packaging”– Millie Owen.
“Use reusable containers and cloth bags for storage and stop using plastic items if possible”- Vesi Leilua- Toilolo.
“We grow our own vegetables and make our own bread buying 1 x 25kg flour in a paper bag every 6 months”- Christina Sinai.
“We have a one year old, and we’re using cloth nappies, as well as making our own wipes” – Cameron Sang.
“ I have a cracker bake-off with friends/workmates – try out a cracker recipe to see which turns out best”- Judy Randall.
Major prize winners
Refurbished Toshiba detachable screen ultrabook
Paul Knox & Toni Binks
$500 Mitre10 voucher
Melissa Gane & Shrishty Merlin Bastin
Waste management wheelie bin subscriptions
Felicity Hamlyn, Daryn Gosnell, Frances Lewis & Preethi Sanjay
64 goodie bags have also been won by Hutt Valley residents. These contain products from GoBamboo, Binn Inn Petone, Rethink, Foodstuffs, Nil, Honey Wraps and Lighthouse Cinemas.
If you’re a winner and haven’t already collected your prize, head to Hutt City Council or Upper Hutt City Council to claim yours.