Is the EPA a Reliable Guardian of the Environment?

  • 6 June 2014

Opinion ArticleNew Zealand Herald By Simon Terry, Executive Director, Sustainability Council A spectacular fail by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) raises serious questions about its reliability as a guardian of the environment. At issue was the EPA’s decision to allow GMOs [...]

High Court Prevents Developers From Bypassing GM Laws

  • 22 May 2014

The High Court has quashed a decision by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) that would have allowed developers of genetically modified crops to bypass New Zealand’s GM laws.

The Court found the EPA misinterpreted the law when it decided that [...]