20 Dec 2017
EPA reminds industry to secure pollution over holiday season
With many industries shutting down for the Christmas holiday season, EPA is warning all businesses to secure possible pollution threats while they’re away.
19 Dec 2017
Smoky outside? EPA says protect your health
EPA is warning Victorians that smoky conditions are a threat to people’s health, even far away from the bushfires that create the smoke.
18 Dec 2017
SE Water fined for sewer spill
South East Water (SE Water) will be fined nearly $8,000 by Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) after sewage spilled from a faulty pipe joint to a roadside drain on the South Gippsland Highway at Tooradin.
14 Dec 2017
Marengo Man charged for waste offences
Failure to clean up a Marengo property strewn with industrial waste has left a man more than $20,000 out of pocket after pleading guilty to two charges brought against him by Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) in the Colac Magistrates' Court.
14 Dec 2017
Plumpton man pleads guilty to failing to clean up industrial waste
Failure to clean up a Plumpton property strewn with industrial waste has led to Mendo Kitanovski pleading guilty in the County Court to one charge of failing to comply with two clean up notices issued by Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA).
13 Dec 2017
EPA Fines Schutz $8,000
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has fined chemical container manufacturer and reconditioner Schutz Australia Pty Ltd $7,929 for installing and commissioning new equipment without first applying for an EPA Works Approval.
13 Dec 2017
Going bush? EPA wants you to report illegally dumped rubbish
11 Dec 2017
EPA releases Lead in Wetlands Investigation
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has released the Lead in Wetlands Study Preliminary Investigation examining potential lead contamination in eleven lake and reservoir systems in Kerang and District Lakes and in the Western District Lakes.
8 Dec 2017
EPA approves West Gate Tunnel project ventilation systems
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has granted Western Distributor Authority (WDA) a works approval to build road tunnel ventilation systems near the exits of the two proposed tunnels that make up the West Gate Tunnel project.
5 Dec 2017
EPA urges beachgoers to check water quality forecasts
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is urging beachgoers to check water quality forecasts, or sign up for SMS alerts, before hitting Port Phillip Bay’s beaches in the coming days.