EPA received a works approval application from Chunxing Corporation Pty Ltd. The application proposes development of a used lead acid battery recycling facility in Hazelwood North.
The proposed facility, to be located at Crown Allotment 2047, Fourth Road, Hazelwood North, intends to operate 24 hours - 7 days per week with allowance for 30-40 days of maintenance per year.
The public submission period has now closed. EPA is holding a community conference on Tuesday 25 February to discuss public submissions about the application.
Please note that no final decision regarding the works approval application will be made at the conference.
Reviewed 13 July 2021