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  • Jun, 2018
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    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 21,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 21,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen in the year to 30 June 2018.
    The Australian government says people who live near coal burning power plants may be exposed to higher levels of nitrogen oxides. Even low levels of exposure can impact an individual’s eyes, nose, throat and lungs.

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  • Jun, 2018
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    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 94,000kg of PM10

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 94,000kg of PM10 in the year to 30 June 2018. PM10 is small particulate matter which can cause serious health effects.
    The Australian government says it has been linked to increased respiratory symptoms and premature death.

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  • Jun, 2018
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    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 54,000kg of PM2.5

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 54,000kg of PM2.5 in the year to 30 June 2018.
    PM2.5 is extremely small particulate matter, which can be inhaled deep into the lungs and may cause serious health effects. The Australian government says it has been linked to increased respiratory symptoms and premature death.

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  • Jun, 2018

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 6,823,827 tonnes of CO₂ throughout the year.

    Refers to total scope 1 emissions (t CO₂-e) in the year to 30 June 2018 according to the Clean Energy Regulator.

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  • Jun, 2017
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    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 72kg of arsenic

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 72kg of arsenic & compounds in the year to 30 June 2017.

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  • Jun, 2017
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    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 1,900 tonnes of hydrochloric acid

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 1,900 tonnes of hydrochloric acid in the year to 30 June 2017.

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  • Jun, 2017
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 22,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 22,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen in the year to 30 June 2017.
    The Australian government says people who live near coal burning power plants may be exposed to higher levels of nitrogen oxides. Even low levels of exposure can impact an individual’s eyes, nose, throat and lungs.

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  • Jun, 2017
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 100,000kg of PM10

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 100,000kg of PM10 in the year to 30 June 2017. PM10 is small particulate matter which can cause serious health effects.
    The Australian government says it has been linked to increased respiratory symptoms and premature death.

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  • Jun, 2017
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 58,000kg of PM2.5

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 58,000kg of PM2.5 in the year to 30 June 2017.
    PM2.5 is extremely small particulate matter, which can be inhaled deep into the lungs and may cause serious health effects. The Australian government says it has been linked to increased respiratory symptoms and premature death.

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  • Jun, 2017
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 32,000 tonnes of sulfur dioxide

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 32,000,000kg of sulfur dioxide in the year to 30 June 2017.
    The Australian government links repeated or prolonged exposure to moderate concentrations of sulfur dioxide to inflammation of the respiratory tract, wheezing and lung damage.

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