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Air quality is important to the health and wellbeing of all Victorians. Most air pollution comes from industry, motor vehicles and domestic wood burning.
Human health and wellbeing relies on the quality of our environment every day.
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EPA periodically reviews environmental policy and regulation.
Guidance for business and industry, including licensing, works approvals and planning.
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Disclaimer: Data on EPA AirWatch comes directly from our air monitoring stations. We use various types of monitoring equipment and methods. To meet national accreditation standards, this data may be adjusted later to allow for instrument errors, power interruptions and other technical issues.
Altona air monitoring station is offline due to routine maintenance and no data is currently being collected at this station. EPA expects data to become available on the website from 6:30pm, 28/10/16. The air quality forecast for Melbourne is expected to be GOOD to VERY GOOD. (28 October 2016)
Dandenong: Monitoring for Nitrogen Dioxide is offline due to routine maintenance, Nitrogen Dioxide data is not being collected at this station. EPA expects data to become available on the website from 6 pm, 28/10/16. The air quality forecast for Melbourne is expected to be GOOD to VERY GOOD. (26 October 2016)
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Page last updated on 28 Oct 2016