Mystery plastic polluter owns up
Mystery plastic polluter owns up

A mystery surrounding thousands of curious, bright-blue plastic shavings found washed up on New Zealand beaches appears…

Herald on Sunday Editorial: Beach busting makes an impact
Herald on Sunday Editorial: Beach busting makes an impact

Our Beach Busters campaign, in association with Sustainable Coastlines, continues this weekend as hundreds of people take…

Beach Busters: Hundreds pitch in to help
Beach Busters: Hundreds pitch in to help

Volunteers, businesses and celebrities are pitching in to help our Beach Busters campaign. Sustainable Coastlines has recorded…

Beach Busters: What is washing up on our shoreline?
Beach Busters: What is washing up on our shoreline?

Beach volunteers cleaning up the country's coastline are scratching their heads over this piece of distorted, clear plastic…

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Plastic takes deadly toll
Plastic takes deadly toll

Today marks D-Day for divers around the country who will recover as much rubbish as they can from the…

'We need New Zealand to act'

Former PM Helen Clark says there needs to be a "a lift in ambition" among countries around the world in setting and hitting…

Kauri dieback disease still rampant in ranges

Kauri dieback disease is still ravaging Auckland's Waitakere Ranges.

Cities wise to toxic hazard

Wellington City Councillor Iona Pannett applauded Porirua's move but said there were no plans to introduce a similar bylaw…

Small Business: Upcycling - Helen Copplestone, KARKT
Small Business: Upcycling - Helen Copplestone, KARKT

Small business editor Caitlin Sykes this week interviews a handful of small business owners about upcyling…

video NASA: Sea level rise accelerating

NASA has released new images showing global sea level rise. The agency's scientists say sea levels have risen four inches…

Peter Cullinane: Saving kiwi a matter of pride

Gone are the huia and the moa. Are we going to let kiwi go the same way? We can all do our bit, writes Peter Cullinane.

Small Business: Upcycling - Fiona Clements, Senorita AweSUMO

Small business editor Caitlin Sykes this week interviews a handful of small business owners about upcyling.

Dating ... the sticking point

Scientist's challenge: work out if asexual returning expat stick insects still need male suitors.

Small Business: Upcycling - Fiona Leaning, ReMaterialise
Small Business: Upcycling - Fiona Leaning, ReMaterialise

Small business editor Caitlin Sykes this week interviews a handful of small business owners about upcyling…

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