Protecting our way of life

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

What's happening

Reassessment

Hazard classification changes

We have updated the hazard classification for benzyl alkonium chlorides (BACs).

News

James Doherty receives Queen's Birthday honour

We congratulate James on becoming an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM).

Newsletter

Hazardous Substances Update

The May issue of our HS Update newsletter is out now.

Approval

A new insecticide approved for import into New Zealand

Vayego is used to control codling moth, leaf rollers and other pests.