Upcoming EPA webinars – Your role in protecting the environment and What you need to know about waste

Webinar: your role in protecting the environment

EVENT TITLE: The role of industry and business in protecting the environment.
DATE & TIME: 26 May 2021 0- 11.30am to 12.30pm.

Do you manage a business in Victoria? Environment Protection laws are changing on July 1. Make sure you and your business are ready. Register for EPA’s webinar on 26 May to find out more.

With new laws, come new responsibilities. As a small business you need to manage the risks your activities may pose to human health and the environment from pollution or waste. Learn more at EPA’s webinar on 26 May.

This session will cover:

  • key environmental obligations for business and industry
  • General Environmental Duty (GED)
  • how to identify and manage your environmental risk
  • where to find more information

 

Webinar: what you need to know about waste 

EVENT: Waste Framework Overview
DATE & TIME: 8 June 2021 – 11am to 12.30pm.

Do you run a business in Victoria that generates, transports, or receives waste? Environment Protection laws are changing on 1 July. You will have new responsibilities to comply with. Register for EPA’s webinar on 8 June to learn more.

If you are a business generating or dealing with waste, you have duties. You need to manage your risks onsite and when you dispose of, or hand your waste on. Join EPA’s webinar on 8th June to learn more about your responsibilities under the new laws from 1 July.

All waste in Victoria must be correctly managed, classified, and sent to a licenced facility for processing. If you’re in the waste industry – join EPA’s webinar on 8 June to learn more about your responsibilities.

This session will cover:

  • how EPA regulates waste
  • requirements for businesses that generate, transport of receive waste
  • how to classify waste and the new Waste Tracker system
  • permissions for waste receivers.