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EPA seeks local environmental champions for Hunter group

The NSW EPA is on the lookout for passionate local environmental champions to join the new Hunter Environment Advisory Group.

EPA launches court action over Vales Point fish kill

The NSW EPA is proceeding with legal action in relation to a fish kill occurring near the Vales Point Power Station at Lake Macquarie.

Cessnock council cops $15,000 EPA fine for water pollution

NSW EPA has issued Cessnock Council a $15,000 fine after it found contaminated water at a dam within the LGA.

Catley calls on government to act after second Mannering Park fish kill

Swansea state MP Yasmin Catley believes urgent NSW Government action is required following a second fish kill at Mannering Park.

Fish kill in Lake Mac a ‘natural event’

EPA finds weather conditions are to blame for death of thousands of fish at Lake Macquarie's Mannering Park.

Court fines university $61,000 for radiation breaches

The NSW Land and Environment Court has fined the University of Sydney a total of $61,000 in relation to the disposal of a radioactive source contained inside a medical scanner, which ended up in the Hunter Valley.

Former Truegain owner slapped with $1.2m penalty

The owner of the former Truegain site in Rutherford has been slugged more than $1.2 million for costs incurred by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) to clean up contamination at the property.

EPA fines Newcastle company $15,000 for water pollution

A chemical and material manufacturer has been penalised after spilling coal tar pitch onto the wharf at the Port of Newcastle.
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