The Ministry for the Environment released a consultation on ‘Managing the trade in mercury and mercury products:  New Zealand’s approach to ratifying the Minamata convention’ on 1 July. 

The consultation period closed on 5 August and the Contaminated Land Management Sector Group and Territorial Authorities’ Officers Forum made submissions. 

Managing the trade in mercury public submission from WasteMINZ TAO Forum

WasteMINZ TAO Forum submission

WasteMINZ CLM Sector Group submission