NZI National Sustainable Business Network Awards 2015

The NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards, which have been running for 13 years, are the pre-eminent and longest-standing sustainability awards in New Zealand.

The full list of winners, finalists and long list are as follows for the 2015 year

Element Magazine Sustainability Champion Award Winner

Dorothy Wilson, Community Recycling Network

Commendation

Shane Hagai, Winstone Aggregates

Finalists

Louise Baker, Opus International Consultants
Damon Birchfield, EcoMatters Environment Trust
Caleb Clarke, Damian Young
Dean Watts, Morphum Environmental Ltd
Viv Heslop, Waterfront Auckland
Georgina Langdale, Archeus Ltd
Steve West, Charge.net.nz/Better NZ Trust/JuicePoint

Cadence Communicating Sustainability Award Winner

Eat My Lunch

Commendation

Generation Zero

Finalists

Colmar Brunton
DB Breweries
Urban Ecoliving Charitable Trust
Sustainability Options
Trevelyan’s Pack and Cool

The EcoPro Cleaning Co Community Innovation Award Winner

Ākina Foundation

Commendation

HoneyLab

Finalists

BNZ and Good Shepherd Trust
Akau
Eat My Lunch
Good Neighbour Trust
HoneyLab
Manukau Beautification Trust
Thunderpants

Community Impact Award

Kaibosh

Commendation

Deloitte & Oxfam

Finalists

Bird on a Wire
Kai Carrier
Manukau Beautification Trust
Mental Health Foundation
Neighbourly NZ
Landcare Trust
Quigley and Watts
Waterfront Auckland

Ricoh Mega Efficiency Innovation Award Winner

Wishbone Design Studio

Commendation

OptiFleet

Finalists

Space Between
AUT
Creative Spaces/Auckland Council/Fletcher Construction
3R – SeatSmart
Sorbet
Stone Arrow Jewellery

Auckland Council Mega Efficiency Impact Award Winner

Kaibosh

Commendation

3R Group

Finalists

Bluebird Foods
Construction, Industrial and Demolition Resource Recovery (CIDRR)
Energy Solution Providers
Fuji Xerox
Laminex New Zealand – Taupo site
NZ Post
Tauranga City Council – The Mount Beachside Holiday Park
Resene

Renewables Innovation Award Winner

DB Breweries and Gull

Commendation

Fulton Hogan and Reid Technology

Finalists

Blueskin Resilient Communities Trust
Christchurch Bike Share
Smart Hot Water Company
solarcity

Renewables Impact Award Winner

Abodo Wood

Commendation

Kiwi Property Group

Finalists

Gull and DB Breweries
Central Wood

Yealands Family Wines Restorative Innovation Award Winner

SnapIT

Commendation

Ethique
Whai Maia Trust – Ngati Whatua Orakei

Finalists

AIMS Ltd
Auckland Council – Oruarangi Stream project
Holistic Vets

Restorative Impact Award Winner

Taupo Beef

Commendation

JunkRun

Finalists

Auckland Council – Pollution Prevention
Auckland Council – Waicare
Raw Essentials
Taranaki Regional Council
Zealandia

EECA Business Energy Management Award Winner

Laminex New Zealand

Commendation

New Zealand Post

The winner of the 2015 NZI Greatest Contribution to a Sustainable New Zealand (Supreme Award) is Taupo Beef.