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13 December 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed abattoir, render and composting facility at Lymwood on King Island.
13 December 2017
The EPA's Air Section, Science and Technical Branch, continues to receive recognition for its innovation and achievements in air quality monitoring.
07 December 2017
Hobart City Council has won the 2017 EPA Sustainability Award for its Waste Management Strategy 2015-30, a blueprint to deliver its commitment to achieve zero waste to landfill.
14 November 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed increase in the annual production limit for an existing quarry at Bashan Road, Waddamana in the Central Highlands municipality.
10 November 2017

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed crush and screen plant at Ulverstone Quarries, 220 Kimberleys Rd, Ulverstone in the Central Coast municipality.
09 November 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed salmon nursery at Whale Point, Port Huon in Huon Valley Council.
06 November 2017
Membership of the Board of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) for its next three year' term was announced today by Minister for Environment and Parks, Elise Archer MP.
02 November 2017
This year's Annual Report for the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) was Tabled in Parliament by Elise Archer MP, Minister for Environment and Parks on Tuesday 31 October and is available here. It provides an outline of the key activities and...
18 October 2017
Smoke from a vegetation fire between the Southern Outlet and Summerleas Road was the likely source of smoke impacting Hobart overnight on Sunday and Monday, 15-16 October.
13 October 2017
A Hobart man has been fined $795 by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) for dumping rubbish in the Bay of Fires Conservation Area at Binalong Bay.