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30 April 2019
A genetically modified vaccine for the potentially deadly Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) has been approved for importation and release into New Zealand, with…
18 April 2019
We have appointed Kiwi expat Professor Michael Bunce to the role of our Chief Scientist.
16 April 2019
We have opened public submissions on a marine discharge consent application from OMV GSB Limited for activity in the Great South Basin, offshore Otago.
04 April 2019
An Environmental Protection Authority investigation has found stores of firefighting foams containing a banned chemical, PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonate), acros…
25 March 2019
Public submissions have opened on an application to manufacture a fungicide in New Zealand for use in the control of a disease which affects wheat.
22 March 2019
On 14 February 2019, OMV GSB Limited (OMV GSB) lodged an application with us for marine discharge consent.
15 March 2019
Public submissions are open on an application to reassess restrictions on the use of Meteor, a substance used to thin pip fruit.
12 March 2019
We have been notified of two appeals to the High Court around a marine dumping consent we granted to Coastal Resources Limited (CRL) to dump sediment, made up o…
04 March 2019
We’ve made it easier for beekeepers around New Zealand to tell us about suspected poisoning of bees and other pollinators.
28 February 2019
Public submissions are open on a reassessment proposal by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) for the herbicide paraquat and its associated formulation…