OECD urges NZ to improve water, waste management- -5/04/07

5 April 2007

OECD urges New Zealand to improve water and waste management. 

New Zealand has improved its environmental performance over the past decade, but should reinforce water and waste management, energy efficiency and climate protection efforts. 

The OECD's Environmental Performance Review of New Zealand makes a number of recommendations. 

Among other things, it calls on New Zealand to:  

Among achievements during the review period, the report notes that New Zealand has: