This means you must take “reasonably practicable” steps to reduce harm to human health and the environment as part of your activities. You must proactively find and assess risks and implement suitable control measures.
The laws apply to all businesses operating in Victoria and are accompanied by enhanced powers for EPA to issue stronger sanctions and penalties.
The laws are designed to promote reasonable, practicable cost effective measures to control risks to the environment. GED Edge can help you find the balance.