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Redundancies will hit Transpacific workers hard

Article Date: 
Sunday, April 20, 2014

Redundancies are hitting the waste and recycle industry, with job losses at Transpacific’s recycling plant in Lower Hutt.

$15 minimum at Transpacific

Article Date: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Despite toiling in a dirty and difficult environment, workers at Transpacific Industries recycling plants in Auckland and Wellington were among the poorest paid in the union.

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