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The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) was established in February 2012 as a statutory authority with an independent governing Board. This website contains information about environmental regulation and protection managed by the EPA.

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21/10/16: NSW EPA proposes minimum recycling standards for construction and demolition waste

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has today released for public consultation draft amendments to improve the quality and quantity of reusable construction and... more

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View more information and updates on the Williamtown RAAF Base contamination.

If you would like to know more about a local community issue or better understand how the EPA works with local communities, industry and stakeholders please visit our Community news page.