WasteMINZ Virtual Summit 9-11 May 2022

Tonkin + Taylor is at the forefront of waste, resource recovery, and contaminated land solutions.

With our acclaimed expertise, digital solutions offering, close client collaboration, and focus on sustainability, we help our clients practice kaitiakitanga (guardianship of Te Taiao – the natural environment), protect our hauora (health and well-being), and enable the sustainable and effective use of resources now and into the future.

T + T offers a comprehensive range of services:

  • Contaminated Land
  • Waste Strategy
  • Landfill Environmental Monitoring
  • Landfill Gas Management
  • Air Quality
  • Landfill Construction
  • Solid Waste
  • Waste Facility Planning and Design
  • Waste Management Services
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Sustainable Engineering
  • Vapour Intrusion
  • Environmental and Sustainability Management Systems
  • Sustainable Supply Chains and Product Stewardship

With a proven record on projects such as:

Papers we look forward to presenting at the Virtual Summit:

  • Jonathan Shamrock - The use of geocomposite drain as a more sustainable alternative to compacted day for landfill capping
  • Chris Hillman - Technical guidelines: disposal of low level asbestos contaminated soil at a landfill
  • Sze-Fei Ping - Off-grid landfills
  • Torianne Brown & Hiram Garcia Tonkin + Taylor - Achieving sustainable development and value engineering in large land remediation projects

Panel discussions:

  • The intersection of CLM and disposal to land

Panellists: Chris Hillman Tonkin + Taylor, James Corbett Auckland Council, Rod Lidgard Pattle Delamore Partners & Tim Dee Fulton Hogan

  • Will the expanded waste disposal levy influence remediation options?

Panellists: Torianne Brown Tonkin + Taylor, Rod Lidgard Pattle Delamore Partners, Carole Smith WSP New Zealand. Facilitator: Helen Davies CLS

  • Creating new markets for organic materials

Panellists: Gareth Hughes AFRA, Alison McKinnie Zero Waste Scotland, Jono Frew Natural Performance. Facilitator: Chris Purchas Tonkin + Taylor

  • RM Reform: Implications for the waste, resource recovery and CLM sectors and how we should respond.

Panellists: Dave Bull HAIL Environmental, Laurence Dolan EnviroNZ + Sarah Scott Simpson Grierson. Facilitator: Jo Ferry Tonkin + Taylor