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Performance Targets

Facilitate the collection, transport, re-use, storage, treatment and disposal of redundant agrichemicals and other small quantities of waste hazardous substances, where there is no appropriate service provided, by:

  • Operating, in conjunction with Wrightson waste agrichemical collection facilities at Whangarei, Dargaville, Waipapa and Kaitaia.
  • Operating a facility in Whangarei for the short-term storage of waste hazardous substances awaiting transport.
  • Providing a collection, transport and a disposal service for the other quantities of waste hazardous substances.
  • Export for safe destruction, the intractable waste hazardous substances that the Council has in long-term storage.

Facilitate the management of contaminated sites in Northland, by:

  • Maintaining and updating a database of potentially contaminated sites, related site assessments and remediation.
  • Promoting the assessment and remediation of significant contaminated sites.
  • Promote the availability of contaminated site information through the LIM and PIM systems by providing the District Councils with the database of potentially contaminated sites, related site assessments and remediation.