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Sustainability in the home

There are numerous practical options to reduce your environmental impact.

Home Visit

Palmerston North City Council now offers the service of an Eco Design Advisor to help residents make more informed decisions on heating and reducing energy consumption. Read More

Energy Efficiency

Learn how to become more aware how you are using your home appliances. Read More - PDF (2.88Mb)

Water Efficiency

Water is required for everyday living and an infinite resource. Reducing your hot water usage will also save you money by reducing your energy bill. Read More - PDF (286Kb)

Waste & Recycling

'Reduce, Reuse, Recycle' is the Manawatu's campaign to encourage the community's recycling awareness and efforts. Read More

Love Your River

Reduce excess nutrients into our waterways by buying the right laundry detergents - PDF (207Kb) and dish washing detergents - PDF (207Kb).