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EPA NSW – Tanker Incident and Damage Reporting Requirements, consultation now open
3 months ago

EPA NSW – Tanker Incident and Damage Reporting Requirements, consultation now open

Following a recent tanker rollover, ACAPMA has been liaising with the EPA on a number of issues surrounding the post incident response, particularly around the reporting requirements and responsibilities.  This …
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Sydney mum launches petrol delivery service via mobile app
7 months ago

Sydney mum launches petrol delivery service via mobile app

Our home delivery obsession has gone to another level with the launch of HaloGo, which is like Uber Eats for your car.

As well as the obvious convenience, it could …
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SA Government introduces UPSS Licencing Laws
9 months ago

SA Government introduces UPSS Licencing Laws

By  •  ACAPMA, Environment

Earlier this year, the South Australian Environment Protection Agency (SA EPA) announced that the State Government had decided to add petrol stations to the list of activities of ‘environmental significance’ …
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NSW EPA Underground Petroleum Storage Systems Update No. 7
11 months ago

NSW EPA Underground Petroleum Storage Systems Update No. 7

On 1 September 2019 NSW Councils will reassume responsibility for regulating most underground petroleum storage systems (UPSS) in their local areas.    It is estimated there are more than 3000 …
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Minyip fuel station works could start next month
11 months ago

Minyip fuel station works could start next month

WORKS on a new fuel station at Minyip could start as early as next month.

Residents have been fighting for a new fuel station since 2017 when the town’s only …
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Gawler Council reduces price for contaminated land at Evanston Gardens sold to Peregrine Corporation
12 months ago

Gawler Council reduces price for contaminated land at Evanston Gardens sold to Peregrine Corporation

Gawler Council has been forced to reduce the sale price for a former Country Fire Service training site at Evanston Gardens after soil tests found it was contaminated with a …
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UPSS in the spotlight
1 year ago

UPSS in the spotlight

By  •  ACAPMA, Environment

All Australian States and Territories have comprehensive laws and regulations that are designed to protect the natural environment. Consequently, every business owner has an absolute obligation to ensure that they …
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UPSS Regulations in NSW
1 year ago

UPSS Regulations in NSW

By  •  ACAPMA, Environment

Petroleum industry stakeholder briefing and discussion forum

The proper management of Underground Petroleum Storage Systems (UPSS) is a significant legal obligation for all service station operators under State …
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The future regulation of underground petroleum storage systems in NSW
1 year ago

The future regulation of underground petroleum storage systems in NSW

Petroleum industry stakeholder briefing and discussion forum

Industry stakeholder briefing and discussion forum Wednesday 27 March 2019, 2–4pm, 59 Goulburn St, Sydney

On 1 September …
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Corio residents near Viva Refinery report “black grease-like” droplets falling on homes
1 year ago

Corio residents near Viva Refinery report “black grease-like” droplets falling on homes

DROPLETS of a “black grease-like” chemical used to refine petrol have showered at least three properties near the Viva Refinery in Corio.

Testing by Viva has revealed di-isopropanolamine used to …
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