20 June 2019
We have declined an application to import and release a fungus intended to improve crop growth due to a potential for adverse environmental effects.
10 June 2019
Your views are sought on an application to introduce the fungicide Amicus to New Zealand.
21 May 2019
We have approved the introduction of a root-feeding beetle to control the noxious weed moth plant.
07 May 2019
Your views are sought on an application to import for release the fungicide, KUSABI, for the control of powdery mildew.
02 May 2019
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has issued a Caution Notice reminding householders about the importance of reading and understanding the labels on ...
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.