By Mary Wood and Ann Hunt
A series of responses from Official Information Act (OIA) questions to Fire and Emergency NZ, Mid Central District Health Board, WorksafeNZ and Horizons Council have highlighted the shocking dangers that the public are still being subjected to – 34 years after the tragic events at a fire at an ICI chemical store at Mount Wellington, Auckland.
Public concerns about the risks from the New Zealand Government’s continued widespread use of pesticides that are banned in much of the rest of the world, are regular debates.
But what of the risks to health from poisons like 1080 even BEFORE they are spread by helicopters over our land and water?
Photo: (not the actual Levin fire) Pixabay