In the news and media releases

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Recent media releases

April 1, 2019

NPI report sees toxic pollutants soar again and highlights need for pollution controls on coal-fired power stations

March 25, 2019

Former Victorian EDO, Environmental Justice Australia, welcomes ALP commitment to restore funding for Environment Defenders Offices

February 6, 2019

Final report from the South Australian royal Commission into the Murray Darling Basin confirms failure of the Basin Plan

February 5, 2019

Adani back in Court for allegedly breaching environmental laws as new report documents further legal transgressions

February 4, 2019

Victorian Labor Government under pressure after NSW Labor Opposition commits to crack down on pollution from coal-fired power stations

February 1, 2019

ALP foreshadows protecting communities from power station pollution by pledging to set world’s-best health standards


In the media

February 28, 2019

‘Line in the sand’: NSW Labor plans blitz to undo environmental ‘mess’ (Sydney Morning Herald)

February 26, 2019

Dr James Whelan of Environmental Justice Australia to speak at Lake Macquarie Council

February 14, 2019

Power station pollution control licence renewed (Coast Community News)

February 11, 2019

Hunter Valley coalmine ruling buoys other anti-mine campaigners (The Guardian)

February 8, 2019

Australian Paper set to burn Melbourne’s rubbish to power its mill (The Age)

February 4, 2019

NSW Labor promises review of power plants’ environmental licences (Newcastle Herald)