Industrial Compliance Solutions Ltd 409917 https://www.icsweb.co.nz en-nz Industrial Compliance Solutions Ltd 30 Self-Care Isn’t Just Good For You—It’s Also Good For Your Productivity https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/851554 It may not get the coverage it deserves, but America is in the midst of a stress epidemic. In fact, according to a survey conducted by Everyday Health, approximately one-third of people visited a doctor about something stress-related, with 57 percent admitting they’re paralyzed by stress. 003, 13 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/851554 Occupational Health and Safety Monitoring https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/851557 Industrial Compliance Solutions (ICS) have expanded the compliance side of their business to include Occupational Health and Safety monitoring. ICS now also provide Workplace Health monitoring (Lung Function testing, Hearing tests and Vision Tests), Drug testing and Wellness checks, which will be managed by Rachel Kennedy. Please contact Rachel to discuss your requirements and how ICS can help your business (027 237 9129 or rachel@icsweb.co.nz). 003, 13 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/851557 Air pollution exceeded safe levels after SkyCity fire https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/847079 Air pollution levels in Auckland's central city exceeded the safe standard for the first time in 10 years after the SkyCity fire. 043, 26 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/847079 Traffic-related pollution linked to risk of asthma in children https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/788303 New research suggests that long-term exposure to traffic-related pollution significantly increases the risk of pediatric asthma, especially in early childhood. Children living within a football field's length of major roadways had nearly three times the odds of pediatric asthma compared to children who lived four times farther away. 019, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/788303 Powerful new dataset reveals patterns of global ozone pollution https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/775041 Although ozone pollution is dropping across many parts of the United States, western Europe and Japan, many people living in those countries still experience more than a dozen days every year in which levels of the lung irritant exceed health-based standards. Source: University of Colorado at Boulder 006, 6 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/775041 Ice, fire, storms and heat: Climate change is now part of our everyday lives https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774674 January 2018 was officially the hottest month ever recorded in New Zealand. 005, 3 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774674 Tangaroa heads to Antarctica on six-week voyage of discovery https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774567 Forty intrepid adventurers leave Wellington next week for a six-week scientific voyage to Antarctica. 005, 2 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774567 Likely impacts of climate change https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774568 The Ministry for the Environment's overview of likely climate change impacts in New Zealand. Links to information that local government can use to prepare its response to climate change. 005, 2 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774568 London air pollution live data – track the breaches of legal limits in 2018 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774565 Toxic NO2 pollution affects most of urban areas of the UK, but London is worst hit. View live data from the capital to see which sites are breaking legal limits 005, 2 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774565 State of our fresh water https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774569 National reporting on the state of fresh water in New Zealand, the pressures on this state, and what that means for us and the environment. It also has interactive maps you can use to check the water quality for swimming of our rivers and lakes. 005, 2 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/774569 Lack of dust makes China's air pollution much worse https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/735271 Airborne dust is normally seen as an environmental problem, but the lack of it is making air pollution over China considerably worse. 020, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/735271 Despite Smog Alert, Beijing Says Air Quality Improving https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/713328 BEIJING — The Chinese capital was on the second-highest level of smog alert Tuesday, but city officials said the air quality was improving overall, citing data for last year. 001, 5 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/713328 Dialogue: An environmental crisis second to none https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/713396 Apathy and poor policy contributing to slow death of waterways in so-called ‘100% Pure NZ’ 001, 5 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/713396 UK air pollution is a 'public health emergency' https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/675249 Air pollution in the UK is a “public health emergency”, according to a cross-party committee of MPs, who say the government needs to do much more including introducing a scrappage scheme for old, dirty diesel vehicles. 018, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/675249 Bogus climate efforts won't help us in high carbon world, say new reports https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/674071 New Zealand needs its government to incentivise carbon reductions at home, say scientists, rather than buying carbon credits. 017, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/674071 More vehicles fail diesel tests https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/639691 High levels of pollution are being emitted by diesel vehicles built by a range of carmakers other than Volkswagen, it has been reported. 040, 2 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/639691 Air Pollution Kills More People Than Smoking https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/639560 In July 2015, the Mayor of London Boris Johnson released a report that estimated that a total of 9,400 deaths in London in 2010 were attributable to long-term exposure to air pollution of dangerous airborne particles (PM2.5) and the toxic gas NO2.. This compares with 8,400 deaths a year in London from smoking. 040, 1 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/639560 Minister for Environment Appoints CASANZ as a Clean Air Champion https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/639561 The Hon. Greg Hunt MP, Minister for the Environment, today announced the Clean Air Society of Australia and New Zealand (CASANZ) as the latest Clean Air Champion. 040, 1 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.icsweb.co.nz/blog/639561