The Tullamarine Landfill in the suburb of Melbourne Airport was closed in 2008. Long-term aftercare of the landfill is the responsibility of Transpacific Industries Group Ltd (TPI).
Community fact sheets
Community air monitoring 2011–12
As part of the release of the Tullamarine landfill – Community health and environment report EPA committed to a 12-month air monitoring program in the vicinity of the now-closed landfill.
Consolidated community health report 2012
EPA has compiled a single, consolidated report called Tullamarine landfill – Community health and environment report.
The report, released on 14 February 2011, brings together three pieces of research, which are a study by Cancer Council Victoria into the incidence of cancer surrounding the landfill, a review of the landfill’s cap and a study of past and present air quality (a term that describes whether air pollution or other contamination is present at a particular place and time).
Health studies and reports
Superseded environmental management plans