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EPA concludes determination on proposed increase in production at Tunbridge Tier Quarry, Tunbridge

MEDIA RELEASE - The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Hazell Bros Group Pty Ltd for an increase in production from 70,000m3 to 140,000m3 at the Tunbridge Tier Quarry, Tunbridge in the Northern Midlands Council municipality. (13/6/2018)

Wood heater owners urged to Burn Brighter this Winter

EPA Tasmania has commenced its winter Burn Brighter this Winter campaign and is encouraging wood heater owners to burn their fire brightly to help reduce pollution from wood heaters. (6/6/2018)

Search is open for sustainable businesses: nominate now for EPA Sustainability Award

EPA Tasmania has begun the search for businesses that are making a difference in your community, to nominate in their category for the 2018 Community Achievement Awards. (4/6/2018)

Biomass limit for salmonids in Macquarie Harbour set for 2018 to 2020

The Director of the Environment Protection Authority, Mr Wes Ford, has set the biomass limit for salmonids (salmon and trout) in Macquarie Harbour at 9,500 tonnes for the next two years, a reduction of 21 percent on the current limit. (29/5/2018)

Consultation on the Environmental Licences Regulations

Public comment is invited on the proposed Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Environmental Licences) Regulations 2018. (21/5/2018)

EPA considers proposal for Lords Quarry upgrade, Upper Woodstock

Media Release - The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of the proposal by Huon Valley Council for intensification of use of Lords Quarry, Pelverata Rd, Upper Woodstock in the Huon Valley municipality. (8/5/2018)

EPA considers proposal from TasWater for Swansea Dam Upgrade - Borrow Pits, Swansea

Media Release - The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed borrow pit and screening operation in Glamorgan-Spring-Bay municipality. (24/4/2018)

EPA considers proposal for quarry upgrade at Porcupine Hill, Forthside

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Treloar Transport Co for a quarry upgrade at Forthside in the Devonport municipality. (17/4/2018)

EPA considers proposal for a tyre storage and processing facility at Mowbray

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Phoenix Rubber Pty Ltd for an end of life (ELT) tyre storage and processing facility at 8 Cavalry Road, Mowbray in the Launceston City Council municipality. (29/3/2018)

EPA considers proposal to increase production at Pillings Road Quarry, Cairns Bay

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by DL & KL Gordon for an increase in the annual production limit of an existing quarry at Pillings Road, Cairns Bay in the Huon Valley municipality. (29/3/2018)

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