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Environment Protection Authority

Environmental Issues

Waste and recycling


The NSW Government encourages the beneficial use of biosolids where it is safe and practicable and where it provides the best environmental outcome. In cases where beneficial use is not possible, biosolids must be disposed of safely and lawfully.

In NSW the land application of biosolids and any material mixed with or produced with biosolids is regulated under the following guidelines:

More information

Contact Environment Line on 131 555

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Page last updated: 14 January 2015