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Results of surveillance operations in January 2016


The figure shows a map of the area around the Ravenhall landfill.

It indicates 34 locations where EPA checked for odour, including:

  • 12 around the edge of the landfill
  • 22 to the north, north-east and east of the landfill.

In total, 238 odour checks were made.

Ten per cent of checks in Caroline Springs detected odour.

No checks in Deer Park or Derrimut detected odour.

One confirmed strong odour was detected in Burnside.

All other odour detected was weak.

Page last updated on 20 May 2016