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  • 20 Nov 2018 Rain likely to impact Stony Creek Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is advising residents of West Footscray, Kingsville and Yarraville that this week’s forecasted heavy rain is likely to raise odour levels around Stony Creek.
  • 19 Nov 2018 CBD air monitoring station fault EPA's CBD air monitoring station has developed a technical fault
  • 19 Nov 2018 Refinery company guilty of EPA licence breach An oil refinery operator has been ordered to pay over $31,000 in fines and costs without conviction in the Geelong Magistrate’s Court, after it admitted to releasing excessive amounts of potentially hazardous fluoride to the atmosphere.
  • 12 Nov 2018 Money-saving deal backfires A Gordon man’s money-saving plan to share the cost of a skip bin with a mate has resulted in a $1934 fine after the industrial waste caught fire.

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