Thirteenth toxic chemical dump discovered by drone


Authorities have discovered another massive stockpile of toxic waste hidden in the city’s northern suburbs, the thirteenth site linked to a network allegedly responsible for running the biggest illicit chemical dumping operation in the state’s history.

The Age understands dangerous goods regulator WorkSafe took control of the latest stockpile in Campbellfield after an analysis of drone footage suggested there was up to 1.6 million litres of chemicals hidden under bales of synthetic fabric and other refuse.

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