12 May 2020

Coronavirus: Rubbish bins overflowing with takeaway cups

From Morning Report, 6:23 am on 12 May 2020

New Zealanders have relished the chance to re-claim their takeaway flat whites, but at what cost to the environment?

Alert Level 4 is estimated to have saved more than 20 million coffee cups going to landfill but now they're overflowing rubbish bins.

Rachel Thomas has been speaking to those trying to make a dent in the waste mountain.