WasteMINZ Blog - April 2022

Covid-19-mask exemptions

New mask exemption card being introduced from the end of May. People who have genuine reasons for not being able to wear a face mask can access a new personalised exemption card from the end of... Read More

Detection of Natural Organic Matter in the Total Petroleum Hydrocarbon Method

Authors: Graham Corban, Hill Laboratories; Terry Cooney, Analytica Laboratories Date: April 2022 Abstract Positive detections of Natural Organic Matter (NOM) – also known as biogenic... Read More

Latest state of the environment report released – MfE

A comprehensive assessment of New Zealand’s environment shows improvements in some areas, but continued reduction in many aspects of environmental quality, with consequences for human health and... Read More

Covid 19 Update – New Zealand Remains at Red

The Government has received public health advice that now is not yet the time to ease the existing restrictions and drop from Red to Orange. Even though much of the country has likely... Read More

Covid Response Update – Paxloid Treatment & Flu Vaccine

This update (31 March) shares key information about the Government’s response to COVID-19.  Key things to note: The first batch of Paxlovid Covid treatment has arrived in New... Read More