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Environment Protection Authority

What's new in 2014

December

Hunter River Salinity Trading Scheme Operations Committee Membership - now open

Report littering from a motor vehicle

The POEO Amendment (NSW Gas Plan) Regulation 2014 came into effect on 19 December

Best Practice Measures for Reducing Non-Road Diesel Exhaust Emissions - Draft report

November

Review of Snowy Hydro Limited's Cloud Seeding Program - report on EPA's findings

NSW Gas Plan

October

POEO Waste Regulation 2014

Fire at BlueScope Steel site, Port Kembla

Review of the Memorandum of Understanding between Sydney Water and EPA

Landfill consolidation and environmental improvements grants

September

E-RAMP v2 now available

Increased penalty notice amounts have been implemented

August

Reducing emissions from non-road diesel engines

Sites in the new Newcastle local air quality monitoring network now online

July

Review of the Ambient Air Quality standards for particles

Draft protocol for managing asbestos during resource recovery of C&D waste

$1.62 m Industrial Ecology Business Support Network grants awarded

Draft guidelines on the duty to report contamination under the CLM Act 1997

$11.1 million Bin Trim Business grants program

June

EPA Connect e-newsletter Winter 2014 issue

NSW illegal dumping strategy 2014-16 released

Householders' Asbestos Disposal Scheme trial announced

Regulatory Impact Statement on UPSS Regulation

May

Regional waste avoidance and resource recovery strategy guidance

Introduction of the EPA's risk-based licensing system

April

Environment Compliance Audit: Requirements for publishing pollution monitoring data

Consultation: Draft Protection of the Environment Operations (Waste) Regulation 2014

Technical Note: Investigation of service station sites

Best Practice Note: Landfarming

Reducing locomotive emissions

March

Monitoring information for the Port Kembla copper stack demolition

Discussion Paper: Validation of Inversion Strength Estimation Method

Energy from waste policy statement

POEO Amendment (Native Forest Bio-material) Regulation 2013 gazetted

February

Coastal IFOA remake: public consultation

Ecology Business Support Grants program open for applications

Business Advisory Services Grants program open for applications

Summary of test results from Belmore Basin sewage seep

January

Nominations for NCCCE Community Representative and Industry Representative now open