BHP Billiton Iron Ore, Port Hedland Port Operations Amendment Application
The public are invited to comment on the application for amendment to licence L4513/1969/18, for the BHP Billiton Iron Ore, Port Hedland Port Operations:
Comments are to be forwarded by 16 November 2016.
Keysbrook Leucoxene Pty Ltd Licence Amendment Application
The public are invited to comment on the application for amendment to licence L8918/2015/1, for the Keysbrook Mineral Sands Mine at Lot 62 Hopelands Rd, North Dandalup WA 6207.
Comments are to be forwarded by 26 October 2016.
Air Quality Fact Sheets
A series of Fact Sheets on air quality within Western Australia has recently been developed and released by the Department of Environment Regulation. The Fact Sheets provide information for the community on air quality monitoring that is undertaken by the Department in a number of regional centres and the Perth metropolitan region. The series includes an overarching Fact Sheet on air quality monitoring undertaken in Western Australia, and Fact Sheets on air quality in the Perth region; Albany; Bunbury; Busselton; Collie; and Geraldton.
Mining company fined for hypersaline discharges
A Goldfields mining operator has been fined $50,000 by the State Government’s environmental regulator, following two hypersaline water spills at a mine in Widgiemooltha last year.
Company fined for hypersaline discharge
The State’s environmental regulator has fined Cliffs Asia Pacific Iron Ore Pty Ltd $25,000, after the company discharged hypersaline water near Southern Cross.