Environmental regulation gone mad - Dryblower

GOVERNMENT is an ass. We all know that. But it’s surprising that the people working in government seem determined to prove it, as Dryblower noticed with a decision last week to prosecute a port authority over a mineral contamination problem.

The issue, which came to a head with formal charges laid, relates to alleged lead and nickel spills at the port of Esperance in Western Australia’s South-West region, between December 2006 and March