‘It’s heartbreaking. It’s fearful’: Erin Brockovich announces largest class action in Australian history

Up to 40,000 people are suing the Federal Government over PFAS chemical contamination, arguing their property values have plummeted. It’s the largest class action in Australian history — and it’s backed by Erin Brockovich….

What is being done about the risk of PFAS contamination?

Information is very scarce around how many and where the PFAS-contaminated sites are and what the health effects of the chemical might be. When it comes to PFAS, it seems there are far more questions than answers. Let’s ta…

Drought-affected NSW towns urged to get over over ‘yuck’ factor of recycled water

The Tenterfield Council is the latest drought-stricken NSW town to consider recycled water as the town supply enters a critical stage.

Erin Brockovich urges Australia to ‘wake up’ over PFAS contamination as more sites revealed

The American activist is warning all levels of government in Australia to act swiftly to prevent the spread of PFAS chemical contamination as the ABC reveals more than 60 locations have been identified in one state alone.

Pumping PFAS-contaminated water into ocean is ‘insanity’, expert warns

Chemical experts warn a Queensland council that a plan to dump millions of litres of PFAS-contaminated water into the sea off the Sunshine Coast as “insanity”.

‘Rye-cycled’ natural straws helping environment and farmers in war on single-use plastic

An Adelaide start-up could soon be producing drinking straws made with Australian-grown straw, replacing the need for plastic ones.