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News.com.au
Kangaroo Bay leak ’minimal’with TasWater ceasing any flow to the damaged pipe while repairs were carried o
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
with TasWater ceasing any flow to the damaged pipe while repairs were carried out. Water testing has taken place, and the Environment Protection Authority has been informed. The spokesman said that the undersea pipe would be replaced “as soon as... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Kangaroo Bay leak ’minimal’with TasWater ceasing any flow to the damaged pipe while repairs were carried o
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
with TasWater ceasing any flow to the damaged pipe while repairs were carried out. Water testing has taken place, and the Environment Protection Authority has been informed. The spokesman said that the undersea pipe would be replaced “as soon as... Read more
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The Courier
Black Hill landfill headache continues with more clean-up noticesfork out for works at the former Black Hill landfill site after being hit with
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
fork out for works at the former Black Hill landfill site after being hit with three pollution abatement notices from the Environment Protection Authority in less than six months. The most recent notice issued by the EPA in September demanded... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Trio fined by enviro watchdog$15,000. It comes as the state’s environmental watchdog clamps down on illegal
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
$15,000. It comes as the state’s environmental watchdog clamps down on illegal dumping across the Central Coast. The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) issued a penalty notice to Alcon Disposals, which operates as North Wyong Recycling,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Anger from Fawkner locals over toxic site poised for redevelopmentSnowden led the fight to close the factory – which locals said put a stench ove
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Snowden led the fight to close the factory – which locals said put a stench over the entire suburb when it was open. The Environment Protection Authority in 1995 ordered Nufarm to test the site after a Greenpeace campaign focused attention on the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fight over toxic Fawkner siteSnowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench ove
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Snowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench over the entire suburb when it was open. The Environment Protection Authority in 1995 ordered Nufarm to test the site after a Greenpeace campaign focused attention on the... Read more
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The Courier
Fight over toxic Fawkner siteSnowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench ove
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Snowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench over the entire suburb when it was open. The Environment Protection Authority in 1995 ordered Nufarm to test the site after a Greenpeace campaign focused attention on the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fight over ex-Agent Orange siteSnowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench ove
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Snowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench over the entire suburb when it was open. The Environment Protection Authority in 1995 ordered Nufarm to test the site after a Greenpeace campaign focused attention on the... Read more
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The Courier
Fight over ex-Agent Orange siteSnowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench ove
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Snowden led the fight to close the factory - which locals said put a stench over the entire suburb when it was open. The Environment Protection Authority in 1995 ordered Nufarm to test the site after a Greenpeace campaign focused attention on the... Read more
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The Age
Anger from Fawkner locals over ex-Agent Orange site poised for redevelopmentSnowden led the fight to close the factory – which locals said put a stench ove
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Snowden led the fight to close the factory – which locals said put a stench over the entire suburb when it was open. The Environment Protection Authority in 1995 ordered Nufarm to test the site after a Greenpeace campaign focused attention on the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Anger from Fawkner locals over ex-Agent Orange site poised for redevelopmentSnowden led the fight to close the factory – which locals said put a stench ove
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Snowden led the fight to close the factory – which locals said put a stench over the entire suburb when it was open. The Environment Protection Authority in 1995 ordered Nufarm to test the site after a Greenpeace campaign focused attention on the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Calderwood asbestos scandal not Bingo’s only problemthat Bingo chairman Michael Coleman also leads environmental charity Planet Ark
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
that Bingo chairman Michael Coleman also leads environmental charity Planet Ark. Bingo is being investigated after the Environment Protection Authority said it supplied 7,500 tonnes of aggregate contaminated with asbestos to work sites across... Read more
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Canberra Times
Shrinal straw for watchdog which tells oBike to clean up its act or face fines The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to take aim at the embattled bike-sharing company. After months of finding the yellow bikes abandoned around the city, in the Yarra River and up trees, a string of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Shrinal straw for watchdog which hands oBike fine warningthe Yarra. They collected near 40 bikes. 26th September 2017 Fairfax Media The
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
the Yarra. They collected near 40 bikes. 26th September 2017 Fairfax Media The Age news Picture by Joe Armao The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to take aim at the embattled bike-sharing company. After... Read more
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The Courier
Shrinal straw for watchdog which hands oBike fine warningBikes dumped around Shrine of Remembrance have pushed the EPA to contact oBike
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
Bikes dumped around Shrine of Remembrance have pushed the EPA to contact oBike and demand action. The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to take aim at the embattled bike-sharing company. After months of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tamworth council director appointed Wagga City Council’s new general managerand Planning Law, with seven years’ experience in private practice. He has hel
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
and Planning Law, with seven years’ experience in private practice. He has held subsequent employment with the NSW Environment Protection Authority as a Senior Operations Officer, and the Department of Land and Water Conservation. “My aim... Read more
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The Age
Shrinal straw for watchdog which tells oBike to clean up its act or face fines The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to take aim at the embattled bike-sharing company. After months of finding the yellow bikes abandoned around the city, in the Yarra River and up trees, a string of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Shrinal straw for watchdog which tells oBike to clean up its act or face fines The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The Victorian Environment Protection Authority is the latest oBike detractor to take aim at the embattled bike-sharing company. After months of finding the yellow bikes abandoned around the city, in the Yarra River and up trees, a string of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boat contracted by Tassal sinks off Tasmania's east coastsunk at Triabunna on Tasmania's east coast overnight, with about 850 litres of
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
sunk at Triabunna on Tasmania's east coast overnight, with about 850 litres of diesel fuel onboard. A spokeswoman for the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) said the vessel had been inspected by divers, and there was no evidence of leaking... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Calderwood asbestos: owners may suestressful,” she said. “In this day and age I just can’t believe they would use
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
stressful,” she said. “In this day and age I just can’t believe they would use a company that didn’t get it right.” The Environment Protection Authority has ordered Kembla Grange company Wollongong Recycling – owned by waste giant Bingo – to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Dormant coal fire underneath Cringila primary school reignitesfor a decade has reignited, sparking a multi-agency government investigation.
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
for a decade has reignited, sparking a multi-agency government investigation. Parent Paula Loustos alerted the school and Environment Protection Authority to the issue about three weeks ago, after residents noticed smoke and a burnt, gassy smell... Read more
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The North West Star
Watch a mountain of 1 million tyres disappearyard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
yard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one million tyres was removed from the site by Environment Protection Authority Victoria this week. A time laps video shows the extent of the EPA-driven project EPA chief... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Watch a mountain of 1 million tyres disappearyard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
yard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one million tyres was removed from the site by Environment Protection Authority Victoria this week. A time laps video shows the extent of the EPA-driven project EPA chief... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Watch a mountain of 1 million tyres disappearyard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
yard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one million tyres was removed from the site by Environment Protection Authority Victoria this week. A time laps video shows the extent of the EPA-driven project EPA chief... Read more
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The Courier
Watch a mountain of 1 million tyres disappearyard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
yard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one million tyres was removed from the site by Environment Protection Authority Victoria this week. A time laps video shows the extent of the EPA-driven project EPA chief... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Watch a mountain of 1 million tyres disappearyard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
yard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one million tyres was removed from the site by Environment Protection Authority Victoria this week. A time laps video shows the extent of the EPA-driven project EPA chief... Read more
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Western Advocate
Watch a mountain of 1 million tyres disappearyard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
yard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one million tyres was removed from the site by Environment Protection Authority Victoria this week. A time laps video shows the extent of the EPA-driven project EPA chief... Read more
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Manning River Times
Watch a mountain of 1 million tyres disappearyard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
yard laying dormant and looming as a threat to the community. The last of one million tyres was removed from the site by Environment Protection Authority Victoria this week. A time laps video shows the extent of the EPA-driven project EPA chief... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Shocking' spike in Hunter Valley's coal-linked air pollution fails to prompt action– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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The Border Mail
Mine neighbours mistake 'shocking' air pollution for bushfire- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Calderwood asbestos threat may affect 500 sites500 home sites could be affected by asbestos contamination or delays at the Cal
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
500 home sites could be affected by asbestos contamination or delays at the Calderwood development after the Environment Protection Authority revealed it was investigating 7,500 tonnes of contaminated material in the region. Work has... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Mine neighbours mistake 'shocking' air pollution for bushfire- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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Western Advocate
Mine neighbours mistake 'shocking' air pollution for bushfire- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Mine neighbours mistake 'shocking' air pollution for bushfire- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Mine neighbours mistake 'shocking' air pollution for bushfire- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
- at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Shocking' spike in Hunter Valley's coal-linked air pollution fails to prompt action– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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The Age
'Shocking' spike in Hunter Valley's coal-linked air pollution fails to prompt action– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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WA Today
'Shocking' spike in Hunter Valley's coal-linked air pollution fails to prompt action– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents rece
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
– at midnight at Warkworth near some large open-cut coal mines. Residents received an air quality alert from the NSW Environment Protection Authority at 5am, warning PM10 levels had exceeded the national air quality standard of 50 PM10 per... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
EPA’s legal action over recyclingCourt on November 6-8. EPA starts action in Land and Environment Court against
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Court on November 6-8. EPA starts action in Land and Environment Court against Minto recycling company The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has started civil enforcement proceedings in the Land and Environment Court against... Read more
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The Age
Dormant coal fire under primary school reignites after 10 yearsa multi-agency government investigation. Paula Loustos, a parent at Cringila P
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
a multi-agency government investigation. Paula Loustos, a parent at Cringila Public School, alerted the school and Environment Protection Authority to the issue about three weeks ago, after residents noticed smoke and a burnt, gassy smell... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dormant coal fire under primary school reignites after 10 yearsa multi-agency government investigation. Paula Loustos, a parent at Cringila P
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
a multi-agency government investigation. Paula Loustos, a parent at Cringila Public School, alerted the school and Environment Protection Authority to the issue about three weeks ago, after residents noticed smoke and a burnt, gassy smell... Read more
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The Border Mail
Kiewa Street carpark will open before Christmas: Albury mayorscheduled for construction in October 2012, but remediation works were required
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
scheduled for construction in October 2012, but remediation works were required to be completed to the satisfaction of NSW Environment Protection Authority. The carpark is being built on a former gas works site. Pre-construction the park operated... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Dormant coal fire underneath Cringila primary school reignitesfor a decade has reignited, sparking a multi-agency government investigation.
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
for a decade has reignited, sparking a multi-agency government investigation. Parent Paula Loustos alerted the school and Environment Protection Authority to the issue about three weeks ago, after residents noticed smoke and a burnt, gassy smell... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Where do South Coast naval bases stand over possible contamination?​during a meeting in October 2016, showed that of 22 water samples taken off-bas
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
during a meeting in October 2016, showed that of 22 water samples taken off-base, 17 had had PFAS detected. But the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) believed the risk to surrounding residents “appeared low” but would be “reviewed when... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Where do Albatross, Creswell and Jervis Bay Airfield stand over possible contamination?​during a meeting in October 2016, showed that of 22 water samples taken off-bas
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 days ago
during a meeting in October 2016, showed that of 22 water samples taken off-base, 17 had had PFAS detected. But the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) believed the risk to surrounding residents “appeared low” but would be “reviewed when... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Warnings over Peel River fish intakefire retardants, water proofing, food preparation, food packaging, furnishings,
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
fire retardants, water proofing, food preparation, food packaging, furnishings, clothing and recreational equipment. The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) says sampling from March showed low PFAS levels in these fish species, taken from the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Calls for feds to chip in for remediationproposal at their ordinary meeting on Tuesday evening. RELATED STORIES “Our f
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
proposal at their ordinary meeting on Tuesday evening. RELATED STORIES “Our focus until now has been on ensuring the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has received the assistance required to progress the investigation,” Cr Murray... Read more
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Canberra Times
NSW's Wilton Logging convicted of breaches on Brown MountainWales logging company has been convicted of breaches at a site in Glenbog State
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
Wales logging company has been convicted of breaches at a site in Glenbog State Forest on top of Brown Mountain. The NSW Environment Protection Authority brought legal action against the Forestry Corporation NSW for breaches committed by Wilton... Read more
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The Age
NSW's Wilton Logging convicted of breaches on Brown MountainWales logging company has been convicted of breaches at a site in Glenbog State
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
Wales logging company has been convicted of breaches at a site in Glenbog State Forest on top of Brown Mountain. The NSW Environment Protection Authority brought legal action against the Forestry Corporation NSW for breaches committed by Wilton... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW's Wilton Logging convicted of breaches on Brown MountainWales logging company has been convicted of breaches at a site in Glenbog State
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Wales logging company has been convicted of breaches at a site in Glenbog State Forest on top of Brown Mountain. The NSW Environment Protection Authority brought legal action against the Forestry Corporation NSW for breaches committed by Wilton... Read more
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