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27 May 2021
The hazard classifications of 123 substances have been updated as part of the latest Chemical Review by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA).
12 May 2021
Construction of a new retirement village in east Auckland has been approved by an expert consenting panel, under the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) A…
10 May 2021
Nominations are now open to find a trailblazing young person who is leading the way on environmental sustainability in Aotearoa New Zealand.
06 May 2021
An expert consenting panel has granted fast-track approval for the redevelopment of the Waitohi Picton ferry precinct and surrounding infrastructure, to allow f…
30 April 2021
The new regime for classifying hazardous substances is now in effect, in the interests of making it safer for New Zealanders using chemicals.
28 April 2021
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) is calling for information on the use of the herbicide glyphosate in New Zealand.
16 April 2021
Construction of a new urban arterial route for Queenstown has been approved by an expert consenting panel, under the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) A…
06 April 2021
Over 200 community groups, hapū and kura around the country have signed up to the Environmental Protection Authority’s (EPA) nationwide environmental DNA (eDNA)…
01 April 2021
We acknowledge the significant contribution of Hazardous Substances and New Organisms (HSNO) Committee member, Professor Nick Roskruge, who retired from the com…
26 March 2021
On 26 February 2021, the Environment Court released its cost decision on BW Offshore Singapore PTE LTD’s (BWO) appeal against abatement notices issued by the EP…