7 Dec 2023

Waka Kotahi exaggerating how green some highways are

From Morning Report, 7:44 am on 7 December 2023

Is it a case of the green washing of highways, or just bureaucratic slackness? Transport agency Waka Kotahi has been making exaggerated claims about how 'green' its road building is.

It has said four highways have independent, international certification for sustainability when they do not.

Phil Pennington spoke to Corin Dann.