PFAS contaminated locations

Reference Number


Date published

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Response Date

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Departmental / Ministerial




Details of the Request

RNZ requests MFE release to us:

· Details of all locations so far reported to any part of Govt, including MFE and NZDF and any regional council where PFAS contamination is more than 5x above the guidelines either for PFOS or PFOA of PFOS+PFHxS, and either for recreational or drinking water, and for soil

· With each location, pls detail:

o what the levels of each of the compounds above was, at its highest recorded level from samples taken at any date (so, not all the recorded levels, just the highest), and the date of that sample being taken

o what its latest updated recorded level is, per compound;

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