Community members protest about the Tullamarine toxic waste dump

The EPA holds polluters to account – but who will hold the EPA to account?

Independent Inquiry of the Environment Protection Authority report: welcome recommendations for reforms to environment protection.

Reviews have been underway in NSW and Victoria into their respective Environment Protection Agencies (EPAs).

In NSW, this review was instigated in response to ongoing community concerns about the EPA’s management of pollution events, and widespread perception of the EPA as reluctant to enforce environmental standards.

Air pollution kills 3000 Australians each year

Right now, federal and state governments are considering whether to improve national air pollution standards.

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