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  • 24 Jun 2019 Landfill fines top $16k Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has fined Mildura Rural City Council $16,120 for two licence breaches at the Mildura Landfill.
  • 24 Jun 2019 Search begins for new local gems Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is encouraging local councils to apply to be part of the innovative Officer for the Protection of the Local Environment (OPLE) pilot project.
  • 21 Jun 2019 EPA amends Works Approval for Australian Paper waste to energy proposal Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has issued an amended Works Approval for Paper Australia Pty Ltd’s (Australian Paper) waste to energy project. The amended approval has been issued in accordance with VCAT orders following a negotiated agreement between Environment East Gippsland, Australian Paper and EPA.

  • 17 Jun 2019 EPA statement on Ravenhall landfill Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) welcomes today’s VCAT decision to uphold EPA’s works approval for Melbourne Regional Landfill (MRL) with varied conditions.

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