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Nuclear waste storage: Government officials grilled over proposal for historic village Sallys Flat

29 November 2015
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Dozens of people have attended a community meeting to grill Federal Government officials over a proposal to store nuclear waste near a historic village in the Bathurst district in central west New South Wales. Sallys Flat is one of six sites around Australia shortlisted by the Federal Government to host the country’s first permanent nuclear […] Find out more

RAAF chemical contamination of Tomago sandbeds reduces Hunter Water storage

29 November 2015
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The contamination crisis stemming from the Williamtown Air Force base is now impacting on the Hunter’s water supply, with Hunter Water losing access to 1.5 billion litres in the Tomago Sandbeds. Hunter Water has three pump stations inside the Environment Protection Authority’s investigation zone of the sandbeds, and has chosen to not use them until […] Find out more