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National Environmental Management: Waste Act, 2008: list of waste management activities that have, or a likely to have, a detrimental effect on the environment (GN. 921 of 2013).

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
This Notice of the Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs, made under section 19 of the National Environmental Management: Waste Act, 2008, lists activities in respect of which a waste management licence is required in accordance with section 20(b) of the Act. No person may commence or undertake a listed waste management activity unless a licence is issued in respect of such activity. Activities are divided into: Category A activities, for which a basic assessment process as prescribed by the Environmental Assessment Regulations is required; Category B activities, for which an environmental impact assessment process as prescribed by the Environmental Assessment Regulations is required; and Category C activities, for which compliance with norms and standards as set by the Minister is required. Category A activities include storage of waste in lagoons, treatment of waste and reuse, recycling and recovery of waste and disposal of waste. Category B concerns activities involving hazardous waste including storage of hazardous waste in lagoons. Category C concerns the large storage or recycling of waste.
Date of text
Repealed
No
Serial Imprint
Government Gazette No. 37083 of 29 November 2013.
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No