Better Business is in the process of updating and producing Waikato specific guides, in the meantime here are some useful links:
Reuse and recycle guide
(164 kb, 23 seconds to download, 56k modem)
Sustainable suppliers guide for the hospitality industry
(187 kb, 26 seconds to download, 56k modem)
Green your hospitality business - fact sheet
(112 kb, 16 seconds to download, 56k modem)
Solscape Accommodation, Raglan
(105 kb, 15 seconds to download, 56k modem)
Here's some examples of great local sustainability projects from the Waipa Business Community. You can read this as an online book(external link). Use the tools at the bottom of the page to read the book in full screen and zoom in mode.
The Natural Step New Zealand(external link) - help businesses develop comprehensive strategies for sustainable business practice.
Target Sustainability(external link) - self-help guides to get you started on the path towards sustainability
carboNZero programme(external link) - consultancy services for businesses to become certified as carbon neutral
EECA Business(external link) - providing energy efficiency advice to business
Advice for suppliers and potential suppliers to council on Waikato Regional Council's sustainable procurement clause.