Join us for the first Contaminated Land Management member networking of 2019.

It’s a great opportunity to catch up with your fellow members and to talk with the WasteMINZ team. We’ll provide the food and the drinks!

Our thanks to Tonkin + Taylor for kindly providing our networking venue.


  • Samantha Webb, Scientist – Contaminated Sites (Environment Canterbury) 
    • Identification and assessment of timber treatment site discharges in Canterbury
      • An audit of timber treatment sites from a Regional Council perspective
      • A proactive approach to contaminated land regulation
      • Are the consents for timber treatment sites providing sufficient environmental protection?
      • The good, the bad and the ugly
      • A joint project between the Contaminated Land and Compliance, Monitoring and Enforcement teams at Environment Canterbury
  • Gareth Oddy, Associate Environmental Scientist (ENGEO)
    • Asbestos in urban soil; pitfalls and progress
      • A review of the subjective nature of HAIL category E1
      • What PSIs could include
      • A potential urban ambient concentration for asbestos?
      • Minimising waste and the place of Tier 2
      • Christchurch post-Burwood landfill
      • Asbestos in soil, research required
      • BRANZ Asbestos in Soil v2.0, is further guidance the answer?

RSVP now! Spaces are limited.