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EPA bans toxic fungicides to keep Kiwi gardeners safe

27 April 2017
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has issued a Red Alert notice following its decision to revoke four approvals for fungicide products used by Kiwi gardeners.

Read the Hazardous Substances Update April 2017

26 April 2017
In this issue: Working Safer Reforms - hazardous substances, consultation paper for transitional regulations, recent hazardous substance application and reassessment details.

Shell Todd Oil applies for marine consent

18 April 2017
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has received an application from Shell Todd Oil Services for a jack-up rig at its Māui platforms, off the coast of New Plymouth.

Maintaining the safety of Kiwis and our environment

3 April 2017
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) is seeking submissions on a consultation paper for transitional regulations made under the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms (HSNO) Act.

Territorial Authorities Hazardous Substances Workshop Nelson

31 March 2017
Nelson City Council hosted the latest in a nationwide series of workshops for Territorial Authorities’ compliance managers and staff.