Abbreviations

Abbreviations

AACO Army Aviation Centre Oakey
ADF Australian Defence Force
AFFF aqueous film forming foam
CFCL Commercial Fishermen's Cooperative Limited
CRC CARE Cooperative Research Centre for Contamination Assessment and Remediation of the Environment 
Defence Department of Defence
DPI Department of Primary Industries (NSW)
EPA Environmental Protection Authority (or Agency)
EPBC Act Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 
ENTOX National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicity
FCRAG Fullerton Cove Residents Action Group
µg/L microgram per litre
NICNAS National Industrial Chemical Notification and Assessment Scheme
NSW New South Wales
NTN National Toxics Network
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
PFA Professional Fishermen's Association
PFAS perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances
PFHxS perfluorohexane sulfonate
PFOS perfluorooctane sulfonate
PFOA perfluorooctanoic acid
POPs Persistent Organic Pollutants
RAAF Royal Australian Air Force
'the red zone' NSW EPA investigation zone
Stockholm Convention Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants
US United States
WCFC ` Wild Caught Fishers Coalition
WSRAG Williamtown and Surrounds Residents Action Group

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