“There’s gold in them thar computers”

Recycling gold from e-waste is a better option than mining the Coromandel forest park

Instead of destructive gold mining in pristine native forest Conservation Park areas in the Coromandel, we can mine the gold in our electronic waste. Mining e-waste is now possible in New Zealand with the powering up of Aotearoa’s first shredding and optical sorting machinery for e-waste at Computer Recycling Ltd in Penrose.

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Have Your Say on New Bus Services for Thames Coromandel and Hauraki

Waikato Regional Council has proposals for new public transport bus services in Thames-Coromandel and Hauraki and wants your feedback by 30 April.  These include return connections between Coromandel town and east coast towns to Thames and from Waihi Beach-Waihi-Paeroa-Ngatea to Thames.  There would also be a new service from Thames through Te Aroha to Hamilton (hospital).  Please have your say by completing this quick questionnaire

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