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National Environmental Management

Waste Act Amendment Bill | Download | View explanatory presentation

Department of Environmental Affaris: Draft Legislation under the Waste Act | Document 1 | Document 2

National Waste Management Strategy | Strategy | Full document

ITA Industry Waste Management Plan | Download

Waste Classification and Management Regulations
Please be informed that the Waste Classification and Management Regulations, and standards have been gazetted for comments. The documents can be downloaded from the following links:

  1. Standards for disposal of waste to landfill | Download
  2. Standard for assessment of waste for landfill disposal | Download
  3. Waste Classification regulations | Download

Progress Report of Waste Management Projects in South Africa for the Wamasa Foundation, December 2010
Download

Proposed Changes to Customs and Excise Tariff Spreadsheet| Download

Review of Waste Classification System
This serves to inform you that the website for the project: Review of Waste Classification System is now available, and you are requested to register yourself by visiting the website and selecting the register tab and complete the required information, a password will then be generated. The website address is www.wastepolicy.co.za/hazardouswaste.

Also, stakeholders are reminded to provide their comments on the documents (Revised Waste Classification System Framework version 4, and Waste Categorisation Methodology version 3). These documents were circulated to you on the 11/12/2009 and your comments are due by next week Friday 29 January 2010. These documents are available on the project website and have been attached to this email for your convenience.

Your comments are crucial for the successful implementation of the project:

Wastecon Presentations

WasteCon 2002
WasteCon 2004: Integrated Waste Management
WasteCon 2006: Bridging the Gap
WasteCon 2008: Minimising Waste and its Effect on Society
WasteCon 2010: What is your Waste Footprint?

For more information or for copies of presentations, please contact Gail Smit atiwmsa@telkomsa.net

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