Tuesday 25th Sep, 2018
Photo: Molecular model of Perfluorooctanesulfonic acid; public domain

Report on Townsville PFAS preliminary investigation released

The report outlines testing results from groundwater and surface-water testing

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Hitting the greens for a good cause

The Shipping Industry Golf Day is just three months away. Time to get planning

Photo: Hema Maps and Jim Wilson

Gladstone taking action on PFAS

Groundwater sampling has revealed the presence of the chemicals at the port

Photo credit Gregory “Slobirdr” Smith, via Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/slobirdr/24236237271

Lyttelton’s cruise berth construction conscientious of local dolphins

The New Zealand port is building a new cruise berth, but it is keeping noise to a minimum to avoid disturbing the local dolphins

Image: Shutterstock

FREIGHT & TRADE ALLIANCE: Industry escalates biosecurity levy concerns

Benefits of a new levy, set to come into force next year, may not be enjoyed by those who pay it, writes FTA’s Travis Brooks-Garrett

Photo: Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland CEO joins fight against climate change

The CEO joined a collective of business leaders committed to act on climate change

Photo: IMO

International shipping body encouraged by progress on 2020 sulphur cap

The ICS has welcomed progress towards addressing pressing concerns about the transition to low-sulphur fuel

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Minister puts marine pests on notice

The government is talking tough on marine pests, backed up with cash and a plan