Wesley Vale pulp mill
The Wesley Vale pulp mill was a planned
kraft process pulp millwas to be built near Wesley Vale in northern Tasmaniain the late 1980s. The claim that waste would have been generated by the mill and present a threat to Tasmania's World Heritagelisted forests became a significant environmental and political issue at the State and Federal levels and construction of the mill was eventually canceled by its foreign-owned backers Noranda and North Ltd.
*Department of Transport and Regional Services. 2003. Cradle Coast Region Tasmania, Chapter 5 - [http://www.cradlecoast.com/Files/00378_ProfileEnvironment.pdf Environment] .
* (1988) "Export pulp mill project, Wesley Vale Tasmania : environmental impact statement October 1988". Proponents: North Broken Hill Ltd, Noranda Forest St. Leonards, N.S.W. Sinclair Knight & Partners.
* Tasmania. Dept. of the Environment.(1989) "Assessment report on the export pulp mill project, Wesley Vale Tasmania, environmental impact statement" Hobart, Dept. of the Environment, Tasmania.
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