Chris Bender


Service Leader - Air Quality

Chris is an environmental scientist specialising in air quality matters with over 20 years’ experience including emissions and ambient air monitoring, meteorological and dispersion modelling, and preparation of air quality effects assessments.

Chris has worked in consultancy in New Zealand for the last nine years directly undertaking a wide range of environmental effects assessments for discharges to air for industrial and infrastructural developments.  His modelling work is used in assessing environmental effects for air discharge resource consent applications, often for complex sites which involved multiple industrial sources to assess the cumulative impacts of discharges.