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It’s over a week since the deeply concerning revelations in the Four Corners report on PFAS contamination and what’s the Turnbull Government done?

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In the wake of this week's revelations in the Four Corners report, the Turnbull Government had a real opportunity to show leadership and provide answers for the residents of Katherine.

It didn’t.

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Today the Turnbull Government passed the buck when it came to the responsibility of our national security.

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Labor is deeply concerned about the revelations in last night's Four Corners report, and once again calls on the Turnbull Government to respond to the escalating PFAS contamination issue across Australia.

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The local swimming pool in Katherine is closed because of PFAS contamination detected above the safe recreation level of 0.7 micrograms per litre. PFAS contamination was detected at 0.84 micrograms per litre on 28 September leading local authorities to close the pool.

The Katherine Town Council claims it responded to community sensitivities regarding PFAS when it...

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