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Our role. Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) plays a role in protecting the community from noise pollution. It develops policies, regulations and guidelines to prevent and control noise, and partners with other agencies (including local councils, Victoria Police and transport agencies such as VicRoads) to provide advice on the best ways to implement them.
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Is Recycling Broken?
In 2014, six months after the residents of Lowell, Mass., received new 96-gallon recycling carts, Gunther Wellenstein got a “nastygram.” The letter to the city’s recycling coordinator came .
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A flexible project oriented PC software package for presenting and post processing environmental noise data from Norsonic instruments. Each project may contain all kind of raw and post processed noise and weather data, audio recordings, voice notes, Microsoft Word or Excel reports and other files such as digital photos and pdf-text files.
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There is a growing concern about the hazards plastic pollution in the marine environment. Plastics pose both physical (e.g., entanglement, gastrointestinal blockage, reef destruction) and chemical threats (e.g., bioaccumulation of the chemical ingredients of plastic or toxic chemicals sorbed to plastics) to wildlife and the marine ecosystem.
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