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STAN­WELL Power Sta­tion was in the di­rect line of fire at two com­mu­nity fo­rums in Rock­hamp­ton and Glad­stone last week, where or­gan­is­ers said Cen­tral Queens­lan­ders were be­ing ex­posed to un­nec­es­sar­ily high con­cen­tra­tions of toxic air pol­lu­tants.

Dr James Whe­lan from En­vi­ro­jus­tice Aus­tralia said nei­ther Glad­stone nor Stan­well power sta­tions were fit­ted with mod­ern emis­sion con­trol tech­nolo­gies, manda­tory in the United States, Europe and China and able to re­duce toxic emis­sions by 90 per cent. READ THE FULL STORY ON PAGE 8.

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