Air Pollution in New Zealand
Ceri Warnock “Air Pollution in New Zealand” in Peter Salmon and David Grinlinton (eds.) Environmental Law in New Zealand (Thomson Reuters, Wellington, 2015) pp 831-854.
24 Pages Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Date Written: 2015
This chapter is included in the book Environmental Law in New Zealand, edited by Peter Salmon and David Grinlinton. The author considers the regulation of localised air pollution in New Zealand by the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA). The chapter places particular emphasis upon the role of the RMA in controlling the emission of ozone-depleting and greenhouse gases, and the effectiveness of the RMA in this context.
Keywords: environmental law, air pollution, resource management law, New Zealand
JEL Classification: K00, K32
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