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  • 23 Apr 2018 EPA encourages households to prepare their wood heaters As the temperature drops and Victorians turn up the heat, Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is encouraging households with wood heaters to take practical steps now to help reduce smoke from their heaters over winter.
  • 18 Apr 2018 Power station review- have your say now Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is now inviting submissions from the community to its review of the Latrobe Valley brown coal-fired power station EPA-issued licences.
  • 16 Apr 2018 Company fined over Wollert landfill licence breach EPA has fined Hanson Landfill Services P/L nearly $8000 for breaching a condition of the EPA licence for its Wollert Landfill.
  • 16 Apr 2018 Fosterville Gold Mine fined over slurry spill EPA has fined Fosterville Gold Mine P/L nearly $8,000 over an industrial discharge from their premises, which spread mine slurry onto neighbouring Crown land and private property.

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