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Hazardous Substances (Group Standards Reissue) Notice (No. 2) 2017

Notice is hereby given that, in addition to the Group Standards notified in the Hazardous Substance (Group Standards Reissue) Notice 2017, as published in the New Zealand Gazette, 17 November 2017, Notice No. 2017-au5936, pursuant to clause 5 of Schedule 7 of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996, the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has reviewed and, for the purpose of updating, amends and reissues the following Group Standards.

These Group Standards were approved for reissue by the EPA on 23 November 2017 and take effect on 1 December 2017.

  • N.O.S. (Toxic [6.1, 6.7]) Group Standard 2017 – HSR002625
  • Polymers (Flammable, Corrosive) Group Standard 2017 – HSR002642

These Group Standards may be inspected free of charge during normal business hours at the EPA office, purchased from the EPA, or viewed in full at

EPA Contact Details: 215 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011, or Private Bag 63002, Wellington 6140. Telephone: (04) 916 2426. Facsimile: (04) 914 0433. Email: