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Attack of the Dalek on Seventh Floor of the Lands!

News Story - Exclamations of 'EXTERMINATE!" abound as a feared extraterrestrial enters the EPA Division - amid much festive mirth and cheer. (22/12/2014)

EPA Board considers proposal for Burns Peak Mining Operation

Media Release - The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed mining operation in the Burns Peak Forest Reserve, on the state’s west coast, approximately 9 kilometres north-west of the township of Tullah. (19/12/2014)

Studies into Container Deposit Systems (CDS)

The key findings of a cost benefit analysis for a state-based container deposit system (CDS) in Tasmania have been accepted and released by the Tasmanian Government. (19/12/2014)

New EPA Board Members Announced

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. (3/12/2014)

EPA Director considers proposal for a bauxite mine

The EPA Director has concluded his assessment of a proposed bauxite mine in the state’s north. (2/12/2014)

EPA Board considers proposal for temporary mobile asphalt plant

Media Release - The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of a proposed temporary mobile asphalt plant at East Ridgley in the state’s northwest. (1/12/2014)

Partnership Promotes Derwent Estuary Science Education

The Derwent Estuary Program (DEP) and Parks and Wildlife Service Discovery Rangers are combining forces to bring the diversity of the Derwent estuary into schools and the wider community.
(17/11/2014)

EPA Director considers proposal for Rosebery Wastewater Treatment Plant

The EPA Director, under delegation by the EPA Board, has concluded his assessment of a proposed wastewater treatment plant for Rosebery on the state’s west coast. (13/11/2014)

BLANkET wins a ‘Werner Strauss’ Clean Air Achievement Award for 2014

News Story - An air monitoring program developed and operated in Tasmania has been recognised by winning a Werner Strauss clean air award for 2014, presented by the Victorian/Tasmanian branch of the Clean Air Society of Australia and New Zealand (CASANZ). (5/11/2014)

EPA Board considers proposal to expand northern rendering plant

Media Release - The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed expansion of a red meat rendering plant at Cressy in the state’s north. (25/9/2014)

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