1 Oct 2020

Court action has Mataura locals hopeful dross will go

From Morning Report, 7:39 am on 1 October 2020

There's renewed hope a Southland town could be free of more than 10,000 tonnes of potentially toxic waste by Christmas.

Court action taken by the Environmental Defence Society against the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter's owners has people in Mataura finally feeling optimistic.

Otago-Southland reporter Timothy Brown has been following the case and has more.