123 Beverley Terrace + 64 Great Eastern Highway, South Guildford, Western Australia
Sites regulated under the Contaminated Sites Act 2003
A number of sites associated with the use and/or storage of aqueous film-forming foams (AFFF) are being regulated by DWER under the Contaminated Sites Act 2003 (CS Act). In addition to locations where aqueous film-forming foams (AFFF) have been used, PFAS are often detected near landfills, wastewater treatment plants and other waste disposal or recovery facilities.
Summary information (termed a ‘Basic Summary of Records’ or BSR) on all confirmed contaminated sites (that is, sites classified as contaminated – remediation required, contaminated – restricted use or remediated for restricted use under the CS Act) is publicly available on DWER’s Contaminated Sites Database. To date, PFAS have been identified at the following sites:
Two sections (two sites made up of a total of eight parcels of land) of the Perth Airport North Main Drain in South Guildford, on land in state jurisdiction (123 Beverley Terrace and 64 Great Eastern Highway), classified as contaminated – restricted use.