Narrabri Coal Operations Pty Ltd has been fined $15,000 by the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) for an alleged breach of their Environment Protection Licence in January, relating to coal dust emissions at the Narrabri Mine, 28 km south of Narrabri.
The NSW EPA is reminding residents who have indoor wood burning heaters to take some simple steps before starting them up this winter, to help improve air quality.
Liddell Coal Operations has been fined $15,000 by the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) after allegedly discharging sediment laden water into a waterway in the Hunter Valley
Penrith Local Court has convicted Glass Recovery Services Pty Ltd (GRS) of three offences at their Penrith facility, following a successful prosecution by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA).
Return and Earn broke records for recycling over the Christmas - New Year period, setting a new daily record and processing more than 91 million drink containers.
NSW Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton has welcomed an 18-month jail sentence handed down to Paul Mouawad at the Downing Centre Local Court today, in relation to a fraud charge brought by NSW Police with the assistance of the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA).
The NSW Government is calling for national regulation to better control and manage waste.
A Hunter Valley mine has been caught out during the NSW Environment Protection Authority’s Operation Dust Patrol and has been fined $15,000 for breaching its operating licence.
Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton has confirmed that one billion drink containers have been processed since the Return and Earn scheme started.
The NSW Environment Protection Authority has supported the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade project to improve sustainability with a $107,636 grant to trial the use of recycled glass sand in the road base.
Australia’s air quality has improved over recent decades and is considered good by world standards. Improvements to Australia’s air quality have been achieved through strengthening ambient air quality standards, fuel quality standards, vehicle emission standards and state-based controls on industry.
The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) wants to help households in NSW to create less food waste.
The EPA’s Incident and Emergency Coordination Unit was established to effectively manage environmental incidents around NSW with a rapid response team and improved scientific sampling.
Innovative oil fingerprinting techniques and great teamwork were crucial in pinpointing the alleged polluter of Pambula Lake from a diesel spill late last year.