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Tuesday July 17, 2018

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DuPont to Pay $US50ml for Contamination
Environment
Monday December 19 2016

DuPont to Pay $US50ml for Contamination

Chemical giant DuPont will pay more than $US50 million ($A68 million) in an environmental settlement after releasing toxic mercury for decades into waterways in west Virginia.

CFA Knew Training Centre was Contaminated
Environment
Thursday May 26 2016

CFA Knew Training Centre was Contaminated

Firefighting bosses knew a Victorian training site was contaminated with cancer-causing chemicals, but they still sent staff to train there.

Water Contamination Fear in Victoria
Environment
Friday July 31 2015

Water Contamination Fear in Victoria

People in a Victorian town are being given bottled water and told to drink only that, while an investigation into possible groundwater contamination gets under way.

Adelaide Homes Cleared of Contamination
Environment
Thursday December 4 2014

Adelaide Homes Cleared of Contamination

The majority of homes in a contamination testing zone in Adelaide's southern suburbs have been declared safe.

Environment
Jun 8 2018
New Screening Process For Contaminated Land

The Andrews Labor Government is trialling a more efficient approach for assessing potentially contaminated land in Victoria.

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Environment
Jan 24 2018
Warning Zone Lifted from Queensland Contamination

Queensland's environment department has lifted a warning zone from a contaminated site on the Darling Downs linked to former underground coal gasification project.

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