With crop residue burning season here, it is essential that the all rules and requirements are followed to manage any potentially adverse effects.
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We are undertaking a pilot project focused on gathering better information and data about dust levels in the McLeans Island area.
We are working closely with Hurunui District Council to manage the Amberley tyre stockpile where a large fire broke out recently.
DIYers are being warned about the potential for accidentally contaminating their own home during home maintenance over summer.
Our experts have just analysed Canterbury's air quality for winter 2020, and the results are pleasing.
Using a modern wood burner is a great start to improving air quality, but don't forget the basics to burn smoke-free – good wood and good lighting technique.
Two sources of ongoing problem odours in Bromley have been identified following a pilot study, allowing remedial action to be taken.
Identifying and addressing complex odour issues in Bromley is no easy task, and focusing on solving these issues is at the Council's forefront.
Consent has been granted for Southern Proteins Limited to discharge contaminants to air from a proposed rendering plant at Washdyke, subject to conditions.
Jenny Hughey, Chair for Environment Canterbury, about the many benefits of planting trees.
Steve Lowndes is wrapping up his experience as a councillor and chair and reflects on achievements and the challenges lying ahead for the new council.
With a high level of interest in quarrying in Canterbury currently, this article shares all of the most up to date information.