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Published: 18 June 2018 4:12pm
A court ruling has affirmed that site owners can be ordered to ensure contamination doesn't pose a risk, even if they didn't cause it and it has existed for decades.
Published: 14 June 2018 3:54pm
The parent company of Shine Lawyers today advised the ASX that it will be launching a new class action over PFAS against the Department of Defence.
Published: 01 June 2018 2:19pm
Businesses intending to buy mining companies would have their environmental and financial credentials vetted, under landmark new proposals released for discussion by the Queensland government.
Published: 31 May 2018 11:24am
A joint federal parliamentary committee has started a new inquiry into PFAS contamination in and around Defence bases that will examine environmental standards and the financial impact of the pollution.
Published: 25 May 2018 12:54pm
* Council to grant rate relief to PFAS-affected landowners
* Compliance protocol on the way for microbeads
* ACCC issues final ruling on tyres stewardship
Published: 14 May 2018 2:15pm
Even if the High Court agrees to hear a dispute over Linc Energy's remediation liabilities, the Queensland government won't receive any of the $4.5 million in fines imposed on Friday.
Published: 10 May 2018 10:23am
There is no solid evidence that exposure to PFAS substances increases the risk of cancer, and no reason to health-screen people who have received high exposure, according to a new expert panel report.
Published: 30 April 2018 4:01pm
Waste company Bettergrow has failed to convince the NSW Supreme Court that TransGrid should pay $1.5 million in damages, after it unwittingly received asbestos-contaminated mud from a substation site.
Published: 23 April 2018 3:59pm
A judge has refused a council's application to see details of contamination costs incurred by Caltex, and has denied the company's request to view legal advice provided to the council.
Published: 17 April 2018 3:03pm
* New guidance on natural dispersal of contamination
* New report to specify net-zero trajectory for commercial buildings
* Nominations open for NSW 'Green Globe' awards