13 Jul 2017
EPA air quality data shows very poor air quality at Coolaroo fire site
Air quality in the vicinity of a large fire at Coolaroo is very poor, data from Environment Protection Authority Victoria’s incident air quality monitoring equipment shows (7pm, Thursday 13 July 2017).
12 Jul 2017
EPA reviews its response to Gippsland sewer spill incident
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has completed an internal review of how it responded to a sewer spill that occurred on a Flynn farm near Traralgon in February 2016.
5 Jul 2017
EPA investigates oily spill along Bendigo rail trail
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is investigating an oily substance that is visible in a drain that runs under and alongside the popular O’Keefe Rail Trail near the Bendigo suburb of Junortoun.
5 Jul 2017
EPA investigates Ravenswood diesel spill
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has investigated a diesel spill from a bulldozer just out of Bendigo along the Calder Freeway at Ravenswood.
4 Jul 2017
Esso allowed temporary approval to exceed licence limit
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has issued Esso’s Longford plant with a temporary commissioning approval to exceed one of its EPA licence limits while it undertakes repairs to damaged machinery involved in ensuring air quality from the plant.
30 Jun 2017
More fines for Footscray tyre stockpiler
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has issued a second fine against a West Footscray tyre company
29 Jun 2017
EPA puts concrete company under the pump
A Tullamarine concrete pumping company has been fined $7,773 and must build a protection system to stop truck and pump wash waste water illegally washing into the stormwater drain.
29 Jun 2017
EPA fines Kalkallo Hotel
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has fined the iconic Kalkallo Hotel $7,773 for breaching its licence by allowing contaminated waste water to discharge into a tributary of Merri Creek at levels above its licence limit.
27 Jun 2017
Seeping sewage sees Central Highlands Region Water Corporation fined
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has fined Central Highlands Region Water Corporation (CHW) $7,773 following a sewage leak that created an Environmental Hazard in contravention of the Environment Protection Act 1970 at a Miners Rest wetland.
22 Jun 2017
Blue dye spill prompts EPA action
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is currently investigating the cause of a blue dye substance spill at UniGrain premises in Smeaton on Tuesday.