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23 September 2020
A decision-making committee appointed by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has found that grounds exist to reassess the insecticide, chlorpyrifos, an…
18 September 2020
Interested parties can now give feedback on the initial submissions made about the Otago Regional Council (ORC) Water Permits Plan Change and Omnibus Plan Chang…
08 September 2020
A new fungicide which protects potatoes and cabbages has been approved for use in New Zealand, subject to conditions.
24 August 2020
We are seeking views on an application to import or manufacture Soleto, a broad spectrum herbicide for potatoes.
13 August 2020
During New Zealand’s COVID-19 pandemic response Alert Level 2, compliance teams that manage our Hazardous Substances, Emissions Trading and Exclusive Economic Z…
We are changing the way we report on the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS).
12 August 2020
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) is responding to the change in New Zealand’s COVID-19 alert levels.
The hearing on recapture rules for the log fumigant methyl bromide will now take place entirely online, due to the national rise in COVID-19 alert levels.
11 August 2020
Over the next week, a decision-making committee will consider the definition and timing of recapture rules for the log fumigant methyl bromide. This is known as…
10 August 2020
A new herbicide that controls potato weeds, like black nightshade, has been approved for use in New Zealand, subject to conditions.