Risk Assessment and Mediation from PFAS Legacy Pollution at Shoal & Ngataringa Bays

Iain Rea made this Official Information request to Auckland Council

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From: Iain Rea

Dear Auckland Council,

Please could you detail the status of any ongoing assessment of the risk to both human and wildlife from legacy PFAS containing firefighting foam used by the NZDF at Ngataringa Bay?

What assessment has been done or is being done to remediate any contamination?

Please could you detail the status of any ongoing assessment of the risk to both human and wildlife of legacy PFAS chemical dumping at the former closed Ngataringa Bay landfill?

What action is being taken or has been taken to ensure that PFAS levels in industrial waste water, disposed as permitted by the NZDF into Council's wastewater system, is within permitted levels?

Yours faithfully,

Iain Rea
candidate for Devonport Takapuna Local Board

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Auckland Council

Dear Iain,

Thank you for your request for information about risk assessment from PFAS legacy at Shoal & Ngataringa Bays.

I have attached an information sheet on our processes and requirements under the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987.

We will respond to your request within 20 working days of receipt of your request.

If you have further questions please feel free to contact Saree Biddick ([email address]) on 09 301 0101, quoting reference 8140005571.

Kind regards
The Privacy and LGOIMA team
Auckland Council

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Dear Iain,

 

Thank you for your request for information about risk assessment from PFAS
legacy at Shoal & Ngataringa Bays.

 

I have attached an information sheet on our processes and requirements
under the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987.

 

We will respond to your request within 20 working days of receipt of your
request.

 

If you have further questions please feel free to contact  Saree Biddick
([email address]) on 09 301 0101, quoting reference
8140005571.

 

Kind regards

The Privacy and LGOIMA team

Auckland Council

 

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