News and media releases

MOU PM China Premier

ESR collaboration with China

27 March 2017

Today Premier Li Keqiang of the People’s Republic of China and the New Zealand Prime Minister, the Hon Bill English, announced the signing of a Memorandum

H1N1 Flu Virus

Bless you!

08 March 2017

A sneeze is often the first sign of the flu. The flu and other respiratory illnesses have a huge impact on the health and well-being of New Zealand families.

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ESR's MinION hard at work!

02 March 2017

At ESR we have our very own MinION hard at work as our scientists look at the application of real-time DNA sequencing technology to our science.

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A smashing brew

08 February 2017

Crushed glass can out-perform sand as an effective filter media for wastewater treatment and is a sustainable alternative to sending glass to landfill.