Protecting our way of life

Protecting the environment and the people who live and work in it, for a better way of life.

What's happening


Vayego: a new insecticide to protect crops

Your views are being sought on an application to introduce Vayego, a new insecticide, into NZ.


Feedback sought on new Stockholm and Rotterdam Convention chemicals

We are seeking your views on a proposed ban on new persistent organic pollutants, and new requiremen...


We're hiring!

Looking to play a crucial role protecting our climate and oceans? We may have the role for you.


Microbeads ban: is your product affected?

From 7 June 2018 onwards, it is illegal to manufacture or sell some products containing microbeads.