A fire has broken out at the Carter Holt Harvey waste paper
facility in south Auckland.
Three fire crews are fighting the blaze, with an additional
six units en route.
A Fire Service spokesman said the fire "started little but
it's getting bigger than Ben Hur".
Fire crews have been dispatched to the blaze from across the
According to the Carter Holt Harvey website, the Penrose mill
manufactures 85,000 tonnes of recycled paper and cardboard
The recycled product is then used in the manufacture of