NEM:WA – Amendments to List of Waste Management Activities

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SUMMARY:

Government Gazette 41175 Notice Number 1094 published 11 October 2017.

The Minister of Environmental Affairs has published an Amendment to List of Waste Management Activities that have, or are likely to have, a detrimental effect on the environment, 2013.

  •  The Amendment has moved Category A Listed Activity (2) “The sorting, shredding, grinding, crushing, screening or bailing of general waste at an operational area in excess of 1000m2” in  GNR 921 (2013) to Category C.
  • The Minister has simultaneously published the National Environmental Management: Waste Act (59/2008): National Norms and Standards for the sorting, shredding, grinding, crushing, screening or baling of general waste

For access to the Government Notice, click here: http://sawic.environment.gov.za/documents/7857.pdf

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