Since 2019, more than 10,000 tonnes of New Zealand's plastic has gone to Malaysia.
Owyn Aitken is passionate about helping his peers.
If you're trying to lessen your carbon load, this might be where you're going wrong.
Dr Michelle Dickinson joined Newshub to share top tips and bust recycling myths.
"We've been denied… It's a little bit confusing 'cause we are doing everything they want us to do."
Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage also plans to standardise the nation's kerbside collections.
Nanogirl is on a mission to make recycling correctly simple for Kiwis.
Have you got a lot of old electronics, but don't know what to do with them?