Residents in North Lake Macquarie can now dispose of their soil at most licenced landfills, NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) Executive Director Hazardous Incidents and Environmental Health Stephen Beaman advised today.
The Land and Environment Court has separately convicted and penalised two waste operators, Minto Recycling Pty Ltd and Paper Trade Processing (Aust) Pty Ltd (Paper Trade), following prosecution by the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA).
AGL Macquarie has entered into an Enforceable Undertaking with the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) to contribute $100,000 to local air quality and weed eradication projects following a breach of regulations around the management of coal ash.
The NSW Environment Protection Authority has fined Boral Cement Limited $15,000 after dust pollution from its cement operations impacted residents’ cars in the Southern Highlands community of New Berrima in June this year.
The NSW Environment Protection Authority has fined a Sydney truck driver $750 for alleged offences relating to the transport of asbestos waste in northwest Sydney.
Thousands more NSW households and businesses will be able to recycle their food and garden waste with $10.9 million being awarded to 23 projects to support new collections and processing capacity.
The NSW Government is awarding more than $23 million in grants to fund new infrastructure to increase recycling and support the use of recycled materials in manufacturing.
The NSW Government’s highly successful Return and Earn container deposit scheme has had its second birthday and continues to deliver big wins for the environment and the community.
The NSW Government and the Australian Council of Recycling have today launched Australia’s most comprehensive recycling app to help NSW improve its recycling.
The NSW Government has waived the waste levy fee for residents disposing of bushfire generated waste in areas across NSW that have been declared bushfire Natural Disaster Areas.
Return and Earn has now soared past 3 billion containers returned state wide just a month after the second anniversary of the initiative.
To help people dispose of their bushfire generated waste quickly and easily the NSW Government has waived the waste levy fee in areas across NSW that have been declared bushfire Natural Disaster Areas.
If you’re purchasing a new bed, moving a child out of a cot or moving house, chances are you have an old mattress to get rid of.
Regulatory actions from July to September 2019.
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