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EPA prosecutes Viva Energy

The NSW EPA is prosecuting Viva Energy Australia for allegedly polluting Sydney Harbour with marine oil and failing to immediately report the spill.

CDP names regional sustainability leaders

A new report explains why CDP has nominated companies including Stockland, Auckland Airport and Fortescue as regional sustainability leaders, and lists fast improvers.

Poor preparations for extreme rain lead to fine

A NSW court has fined a mining company $62,000, in a case that highlights the risks of not having dam infrastructure capable of handling extreme rainfall.

Business group urges caution on stringent PFAS proposals

A proposed national management plan for PFAS chemicals contains 'ultra-conservative' standards that will cause more problems than they solve, according to the Australian Sustainable Business Group.

NSW water law shake-up will flow to other natural resources

A powerful new independent regulator should be established to fix systemic compliance problems in the irrigation industry, then take on a similar role for other natural resources, according to a report to the NSW government.

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