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WMWA campaign for dust in Newman

August 26, 2021 10:14 am

Workplace dust has raised its ugly head again, this time among local communities seriously affected by the infamous red dust around Newman in Western Australia’s Pilbara.

The Western Mineworkers Alliance – powered by the AWU and the Mining and Energy Union – has made a submission to the Part V Licence Reviews for BHP’s Mount Whaleback and Eastern Ridge mines.

The feedback we received while conducting our survey of the community was incredibly confronting.

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