NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: WASTE ACT, 2008 (ACT NO. 59 OF 2008)
PROPOSED REGULATIONS TO EXCLUDE WASTE STREAMS FROM THE DEFINITION OF WASTE
The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Bomo Edith Edna Molewa (MP) gives notice of her intention to make regulations to exclude a waste stream or a portion of a waste stream from the definition of waste, under section 69(1)(dd) read with sections 1 and 73 of the National Environmental Management Waste Act, 2008, (Act No. 59 of 2008) as set out in the Schedule hereto.
Members of the public are invited to submit to the Minister, within 30 days after the publication of the notice in the Gazette, written representations on or objections to the following addresses:
By post to: The Director -General: Department of Environmental Affairs
Attention: Mr Anben Pillay
Private Bag x447
By Hand at: Reception, Environment House, 473 Steve Biko Road, Arcadia , Pretoria, 0083
By Email to: email@example.com
Any inquiries in connection with the notice can be directed to Mr Anben Pillay at 012 399 9827
The draft regulations to exclude any waste stream or a portion of a waste stream from the definition of waste can also be accessed at http://sawic.environment.gov.za, under "Draft Documents for comment".
Comments received after the closing date may not be considered.