01 October 2020

A sentencing hearing for Ziwi Limited will take place at Tauranga District Court on Monday 5 October 2020. It is scheduled to start at 10am. 

This prosecution by Bay of Plenty Regional Council relates to the discharges of odour from the defendants’ pet food manufacturing plant at 18 Boeing Place, Mount Maunganui on five separate dates between 12 June and 18 October 2018.

On each of those five dates objectionable or offensive odour discharged beyond the boundary of the Ziwi site.

The Regional Council will not be making any further comments while this matter is before the court.

ENDS

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