This is your chance to have your say. There are three connected proposals covered by the consultation. The first looks at improvements to the household kerbside recycling system, including access to food scrap collections.
The Ministry for the Environment has released a new publication setting out it will report on the it's compliance monitoring and enforcement responsibilities under the Waste Minimisation Act 2008 (WMA).
From 1 April 2022, agencies covered by the Carbon Neutral Government Programme will have to make sure new non-residential buildings with a capital value over $25 million meet a minimum Green Star rating of five.
The NZ Guidelines for assessing and managing asbestos in soil are currently being considered for revision. This key document informs practice and regulatory expectations for the management of asbestos containing soil across New Zealand.