Waste company ResourceCo Pty Ltd has been fined $150,000 for sending heavily contaminated soil to an unsuitable landfill, adding to the $442,000 that it spent transferring the material to an appropriate site.
Highlights include a new EPBC study and several court decisions. Jobs include advisor to WA's Environment Minister, senior climate posts in Victoria, head of environment policy in Tasmania, and jobs with AdBri and Melbourne City Council.
Highlights include new bills, grant offers, and consultations on regulations and policies. Jobs include a senior climate post in Queensland, and vacancies with South Pole, CPB Group, and state agencies.
Owners and occupiers of premises that store or use hazardous chemicals would have to pay the costs of fighting fires at their facilities, under plans being developed by a major metropolitan fire service.