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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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22/05/15: Waste recycler fined $15,000 for failing to clean up its act

PolyTrade, a waste facility in Rydalmere NSW, has been issued a Penalty Infringement Notice for $15,000 by the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) for breaching the... more

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The EPA works with community groups to enable communities to engage with their industrial neighbours, the environmental regulator and key stakeholders on local environmental issues.