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2014/12/18 19:20
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The state's new Water Minister is open to using the controversial desalination plant if water supplies hit critical levels in Victorian towns. Environment and Water Minister Lisa Neville said she...
2014/12/18 19:20
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2014/12/17 21:12
2014/12/17 21:12
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THE City of Ballarat Council could face fines and other reprimands due to its poor management of the Smythesdale landfill. Golden Plains councillor Bill McArthur at the Smythesdale landfill site....
2014/12/17 04:17
2014/12/17 04:17
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THE Tasmanian government was wrong to allow a mining company to store large quantities of toxic rock above ground in a wilderness area, the Supreme Court has ruled. JUSTICE Stephen Estcourt found on...
2014/12/13 17:55
2014/12/13 17:55
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The world-heritage listed Wollangambe river which runs through some of the most spectacular canyons in the greater Blue Mountains is under threat from pollution flowing into its upper reaches from a...
2014/12/13 13:15
2014/12/13 13:15
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New structure built to withstand a significant increase in temperature. The fire on October 13. The rebuilt stack is designed to withstand a significant increase in temperature. BlueScope will...
2014/12/10 19:26
2014/12/10 19:26
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Simon Smith from the Environment Protection Authority says there are ways farmers can make sure they aren't affecting their neighbours with herbicide spray. Read more here. Farmer Rodney Haynes says...
2014/12/10 19:26
2014/12/10 19:26
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No legal action after herbicide drift causes damage to $1 million tomato crop Photo: Red and green tomatoes growing on a vine. After spray drift Rodney Haynes's tomatoes had visible damage....
2014/12/10 12:15
2014/12/10 12:15
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Building materials being investigated by Wollongong council’s illegal dumping squad. Mangled and twisted, what appears to be the remnants of a demolished home have scarred a section of picturesque...
2014/12/08 20:53
2014/12/08 20:53
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PRELIMINARY works on the long-anticipated remediation of the contaminated antimony site at Urunga have begun. PRELIMINARY works on the long-anticipated remediation of the contaminated antimony site...
2014/12/08 04:26
2014/12/08 04:26
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NSW Government-owned mining company Cobbora Holding Company investigated over asbestos find A New South Wales Government-owned mining company is being investigated over the discovery of asbestos at...
2014/12/07 13:46
2014/12/07 13:46
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Going to waste: Refuse from the abandoned Skippy Bins depot is to be used to cover contaminated Mr Fluffy material. Photo: Jeffrey Chan An abandoned rubbish mountain left by a failed waste management...
2014/12/06 14:50
2014/12/06 14:50
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Expert: Professor Roger Jones in the Brooklyn industrial precinct. Victoria University and Brimbank City Council have come up with a plan to clean up the site, which produces Melbourne's worst air...
2014/12/05 20:57
2014/12/05 20:57
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MASTERPLAN: Harbour stakeholders met with State Government minister Kevin Humphries and Coffs Harbour MP Andrew Fraser this week to discuss the future of the slipway and surrounding Crown...
2014/12/05 17:55
2014/12/05 17:55
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WHITEHAVEN Coal has endured a horror run at its established mining operations in Narrabri and Werris Creek. On Tuesday, a stockpile of coal spontaneously combusted at the Narrabri underground mine,...
2014/12/05 15:15
2014/12/05 15:15
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Findings that coal trains are leading to significant increases in particulate air pollution in the Newcastle region have prompted renewed calls for rail wagons to be covered. Findings that coal...
2014/12/04 22:05
2014/12/04 22:05
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Fire crews have shut down Mobil's Altona fuel refinery overnight as they check for hazardous gases following a hydrocarbon leak. Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) crews were called after the highly...
2014/12/04 01:36
2014/12/04 01:36
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THE NSW Environment Protection Authority has issued penalty notices and cautions to the operator of Clovass Quarry near Casino for exceeding its extraction limit and failing to report it. Holmes...
2014/12/03 21:36
2014/12/03 21:36
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THE NSW Environment Protection Authority has provided assistance at a Federal property after a large quantity of pesticide mix spilled into a creek on Monday. A trailer carrying a tank of pesticide...
2014/12/03 10:17
2014/12/03 10:17
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... news Yarra liquid spill no risk: fire officials AN unknown liquid which spilled into Melbourne's Yarra River is not a fire risk, authorities say. THE Environment Protection Authority is...
2014/12/03 09:26
2014/12/03 09:26
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Clovelly Park residents to be relocated after report shows elevated TCE levels as investigation continues Residents in three houses at Clovelly Park in Adelaide's south will be relocated within the...
2014/12/18 19:20
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