Coal is hazardous to health. It pollutes our land, water and air, and contributes to further climate change – the biggest threat to health this century.
At more than five times the size of Sydney Harbour, the proposed Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland will be the biggest coal mine in Australia and one of the biggest in the world. It will significantly increase Australia’s contribution to international carbon emissions and threaten the health of millions of people in Australia and around the world.
Doctors for The Environment Australia calls for: