We know about the damage plastic bags are causing environmentally, but what about to our health? PAT PILCHER explores the health ramifications of our plastic obsession.
GARY STEEL finds that the Kaipara District Council is now refusing to accept most recyclables. Is this fair, and how are other councils around New Zealand dealing with their recycling obligations? When I moved to the Kaipara district two-and-a-half years ago it felt like a huge relief to be […]
GARY STEEL wonders: Isn’t it time we stopped throwing this highly packaged plastic crap at our kids? Her indictment of Santa’s gifts cut like a knife. “I don’t LIKE my presents! THEY’VE got the BEST presents, and MINE are no good!” She’d been over to see the kids next door […]
Just how much credence should we give to recent political polls, asks PAT PILCHER.
Huawei bans and executive arrests. Just what is going on with Trump and Huawei? PAT PILCHER casts an eye over the situation.
We normally love Air New Zealand’s quirky safety videos. But the latest has just got PAT PILCHER annoyed…
Travel lover PAT PILCHER gets excited about the potential for electro-aerodynamic-powered planes. Can travel finally be guilt free?
New reports show Kiwis are paying more for Netflix and Amazon Prime than those in other markets. So what’s that all about? PAT PILCHER checks out the state of play.