Victoria's new environmental protection regulatory framework is slated to commence on 1 July 2021.
The new risk-based, preventive framework is underpinned by a number of duties – including a new mandatory duty to notify the EPA of 'notifiable contamination'.
This duty is designed to reduce the risk of harm to human health and the environment by ensuring the EPA is aware of higher-risk contamination that may warrant
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