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Government splits energy and environment portfolios

The Federal Government has announced significant departmental changes for the energy and environment portfolio, with the Department of the Environment…[Read More]

Final industrial chemicals rules and guidelines released

The National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) has released the final Industrial Chemicals General Rules, Categorisation Guidelines and…[Read More]

Australia reports on the state of conservation of the Great Barrier Reef and the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Areas

The Federal Government has submitted the State Party Reports which address the state of conservation of the Great Barrier Reef…[Read More]

Landfill fined for inadequate waste cover

The Victorian Environment Protection Authority has fined a landfill operator for failing to adequately cover waste at the site, aside…[Read More]

Facility fined $15,000 for particulate discharges

The New South Wales Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has fined a bulk storage facility $15,000 for pollution offences.The annual return…[Read More]

WA to allow carbon farming on pastoral lands

The Western Australian Government has announced that it will allow pastoralists to earn carbon credits from sequestering carbon on pastoral…[Read More]

National Hydrogen Strategy agreed at 22nd COAG Energy Council meeting

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Energy Council met on 22 November 2019 for their 22nd meeting.The key outcome of…[Read More]

Funding package for the hydrogen industry

The Federal Government has announced a funding package for the hydrogen industry, following the release of the National Hydrogen Strategy.Along…[Read More]

Workplace exposure standards release 8: Have your say!

As part of its evaluation of Workplace Exposure Standards for airborne contaminants, Safe Work Australia has released for comment Release…[Read More]

Final Committee report into Victoria’s recycling sector released

The Victorian Parliament Environment and Planning Committee has released its final report into recycling and waste management in the state.The…[Read More]

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