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DEPARTMENT DENIES RESPONSIBILITY FOR TAMWORTH PFAS

The Federal Government has denied any responsibility for PFAS contamination at Tamworth Regional Airport.

During question time at a Senate Estimates Hearing, the Department of Defence declared it is not responsible for any activities that could have led to contamination at the site.

A spokesperson for the department also said the body isn’t aware of any reimbursement requests from council.

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Samantha Long is a reporter, producer and web producer for NBN News in Newcastle, she's previously worked in Tamworth and on the Central Coast. Samantha completed a Bachelor of Communication from the University of Newcastle in 2015 and joined NBN at the end of 2015.

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