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We would like to thank the contaminated site officers at regional councils and unitary authorities for their input into this guideline, as well as the members of the Regional Waste Officers' Forum. All those who provided comment on the various drafts of this document are thanked for their contributions, as are Drs Jo Cavanagh and Kathy O'Halloran (Landcare Research) for their contributions to the final document.

The initial development of the Environmental Guideline Value (EGV) database was undertaken by Katipo Communications Limited under the direction of the Ministry for the Environment. The final database was produced by Landcare Research.