COVID 19 Level 2 update (2 June): We are following a plan to safely reintroduce staff back into our offices. Our offices remain closed to the public.
12 July 2018
An explosive and destructive West Auckland house fire caused by a child who threw something into an open fire place shows how crucial it is for parents to keep ...
03 July 2018
On 5 June 2018, Coastal Resources Limited (CRL) lodged an application with us for a marine dumping consent.
02 July 2018
Videos of people filling unapproved containers to the brim with petrol in Auckland over the weekend may put people and their environment at risk .
28 June 2018
Creating a world-class chemical management system is one of the main programmes of work on our agenda for 2018/19.
27 June 2018
We have new guidance to highlight the dangers around mixing products containing hazardous substances – whether at work, on your land, at home, or anywhere else.
25 June 2018
We are asking for submissions on an application to approve an insecticide called Vayego for use in New Zealand.
The EPA is calling for proposals to change the status of organisms which are currently classified as ‘new’ under the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms (HSN...
22 June 2018
We are seeking your views on a proposal that New Zealand ratify international agreements on banning and controlling some of the world’s most toxic and persisten...
19 June 2018
Submissions closed on Tamarind Taranaki Limited’s applications for marine consent and marine discharge consent on Monday 18 June 2018.
14 June 2018
We have banned some anti-fouling paints which can no longer be imported or manufactured in New Zealand after they were determined to be too toxic to marine life...