• "" Stawell tyre stockpile cleanup EPA is protecting the community from the risk
    of fire at a tyre stockpile in the northwest Find out more
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Environment Protection Authority Victoria regulates the environment and is an authority on the things that impact on our environment.

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Stawell tyre stockpile cleanup

EPA is removing the risk of a fire at a giant tyre stockpile in Stawell.


Environmental monitoring

  • 18 Aug 2017 Swan Hill company fined by EPA over industrial waste EPA has fined a Swan Hill company for depositing industrial waste at a site that is not licensed to receive it.
  • 18 Aug 2017 Power station emissions regulated by EPA Victoria Power stations in Victoria must operate under an Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) licence and ensure strict emission limits are adhered to or face prosecution for breaches of the Environment Protection Act 1970.
  • 17 Aug 2017 Can science keep Melbourne liveable? Melbourne has retained its Most Liveable City status, so now is a good time to reflect on what has kept us on the top of the list all these years, what will need to be done to keep us there and the role that science will play in guiding decision making that affects our premier status.
  • 16 Aug 2017 Caltex fined for diesel spill Caltex Australia Petroleum Pty Ltd and Contract Resources Pty Ltd have been fined after 6,000 litres of diesel was released onto land and a small amount into a stormwater drain which is a tributary of the Yarra River.

Page last updated on 19 Aug 2017