MEDIA RELEASE - ESR - Groundwater Pesticide Survey finds organic Contaminants

7 Oct 2019

A four yearly nationwide assessment of New Zealand’s groundwater resources has found very low concentrations of organic contaminants in close to two thirds of the wells tested.

ESR has been co-ordinating the groundwater survey since 1990 on behalf of 12 regional and unitary councils. The latest survey was conducted from September to December 2018.  Read full media release below.