26 May 2021

Air quality review finds likely link between Remediation NZ and health troubles

From Morning Report, 7:49 am on 26 May 2021

An independent review of air quality at a controversial composting and worm farming business in Taranaki has found there is most likely a relationship between illness in the community and odours emitting from the Uruti site.

The review, which was prepared for the District Health Board, says neighbours could have been exposed to hydrogen sulphide, ammonia, benzene and other aromatic hydrocarbons.

Taranaki Whanganui reporter Robin Martin has more.