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
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
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.
Final WA Asbestos Town Locals Forced Out
Landowners who refuse to move from the most contaminated site in the southern hemisphere will have their properties compulsorily acquired by the West Australian government.
New Screening Process For Contaminated Land
The Andrews Labor Government is trialling a more efficient approach for assessing potentially contaminated land in Victoria.
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.