24 Aug 2020

Nearly 75 pct of water treatment plants breaking rules

From Morning Report, 8:53 am on 24 August 2020

Nearly three quarters of New Zealand's water treatment plants are breaching rules that allow them to send sewage onto land and into waterways.

The country's new water regulator, Taumata Arowai, won't monitor wastewater networks for at least two years.

Rachel Thomas reports.