Protecting our way of life

Protecting the environment and the people who live and work in it, for a better way of life.

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Safer Homes


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Greater restrictions on use of paraquat

The EPA has reassessed the herbicide paraquat and placed greater controls on its use.


EPA releases findings on Mapara 1080

Report on an aerial 1080 operation that was linked to the deaths of eight cattle in the King Country...


Native species protection at heart of project

A collaborative project has concluded that the assessment processes for the approval of new hazardou...