15 Jun 2017
Making of the Scheduled Premises Regulations 2017
The Environment Protection (Scheduled Premises) Regulations 2017 were made on 14 June 2017. They take effect from 25 June 2017 and replace the existing 2007 Regulations.
14 Jun 2017
EPA fines Laverton North company for industrial waste offence
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has fined a Laverton North company $7773 for allowing a thick, black liquid leave its site and enter the stormwater system.
13 Jun 2017
Costs add up for convicted Campbellfield company
A Campbellfield rubbish removal business that refused to clean-up industrial waste which it continued to illegally accept on its site has been convicted, fined $15,000, ordered to publicise the details of their offence and ordered to contribute $20,000 towards an environmental project.
9 Jun 2017
Panmure compost facility expansion information session
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) will attend an information session regarding a proposed expansion of the Statewide Recycling Services Pty Ltd composting facility in Panmure on Tuesday 20 June.
9 Jun 2017
Investigation results released for RAAF Base East Sale site
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has reviewed the results of a Detailed Site Investigation (DSI) compiled by the Department of Defence to assess the extent of per-and polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) contamination at its RAAF Base East Sale site.
7 Jun 2017
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.
1 Jun 2017
EPA fines waste facility for stockpile fire
A Bulla waste facility has been fined $7773 by Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) for breaching its licence conditions by allowing stockpiles of composted materials to catch fire.
1 Jun 2017
EPA fines 7-Eleven for hydrocarbon offence
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has fined 7-Eleven Stores Pty Ltd more than $7,700 for failing to remove hydrocarbons from groundwater beneath a Newport premises in a timely manner.
30 May 2017
EPA to assess works approval application for West Gate Tunnel ventilation system
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) will assess a works approval application to build a road tunnel ventilation system for the planned West Gate Tunnel project.
23 May 2017
Poor air quality recorded in Latrobe Valley and Wangaratta
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) advises that air quality in Wangaratta, Morwell and Churchill is poor to very poor due to elevated levels of PM2.5 particles.