The Canberra Times
Thursday, 7 December 2023

Smoke must be treated as 'public health emergency': Bowen

Katie Burgess
Updated January 17 2020 - 9:47am, first published January 14 2020 - 11:26am

Health Minister Greg Hunt will commission new research to understand the long-term health effects of the bushfire smoke choking Australian cities and towns, as Labor says it should be treated as a public health emergency.

Katie Burgess

Katie Burgess

Federal politics reporter

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