Meth contamination standards in rental homes – Expert Reaction

A 2018 report by Professor Sir Peter Gluckman found the meth contamination standards were being inappropriately applied, and the health risks overstated. However, it is still unclear what to do when rental properties are found to contain meth residue. New Zealand uses two different ‘acceptable’ levels for methamphetamine contamination, but neither are legally binding.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.sciencemediacentre.co.nz/2022/11/24/meth-contamination-standards-in-rental-homes-expert-reaction/