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Public Participation Process for the Packaging SA Industry Waste Management Plan

PACKAGING SA INDUSTRY WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION PROCESS

Notice is hereby given in terms of Section 28 of the National Environmental Management Waste Act (No. 59 of 2008) (NEMWA) as amended, and GN 41303 (December 2017) of a Public Participation Process for the Packaging SA Industry Waste Management Plan.

Applicant: Packaging SA NPC
Consultant: JG Afrika (PTY) Ltd

Project: Integrated Industry Waste Management “Federation of Plans”
Opportunity to participate: A Draft Industry Waste Management (IWMP) has been compiled and has been released for a 30-day public comment and review period from 20thJuly 2018 to 20thAugust 2018. A copy of the IWMP is available for download and review at the following locations:
•  JG Afrika’s website: http://www.jgafrika.com/projects/#public-participation
•  Packaging SA website: https://www.packagingsa.co.za/waste-management-plan/

Interested and Affected Parties (I&APs) are invited to register and provide written comments on the abovementioned Draft IWMP. Written comments must be submitted to JG Afrika (details below) by no later than 20 August 2018 for inclusion in the Final IWMP for submission on 3 September 2018 to the Minister of the Department of Environmental Affairs.

Stakeholder Engagement Workshops:

A series of workshops will be held to present the IWMP during the public participation process from 12.00 -13.30 pm. Dates and venues are as follows:
25thJuly – Johannesburg – Plastics SA, 18 Gazelle Avenue, Corporate Park South, Old Pretoria Road, Midrand
31stJuly – Cape Town – Townhouse Hotel, 60 Corporation Street, Cape Town
2nd August – KZN – Mount Edgecombe Country Club, Gate 2, Golf Course Drive, Mount Edgecombe
7thAugust – Port Elizabeth – The Beach Hotel, Marine Drive, Summerstrand
15th August – Bloemfontein – Protea Hotel Bloemfontein, 202 Nelson Mandela Drive, Brandwag.

All I & AP’s wishing to attend a workshop are to RSVP no later than two days prior to the respective workshop. RSVP’s to be sent to:

Packaging SA – Mrs Liza Ralph, email: liza@packagingsa.co.za
Comments received during the workshops will also be captured and considered in the finalisation of the Federation of Plans.

Details for submission of comments or enquiries:
PUBLIC PARTICIPATION PROCESS
PACKAGING SA INDUSTRY WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN
JG Afrika – Mrs Bonte Edwards
PO Box 38561, Pinelands, 7430
Tel: +27 21 530 1800 Fax: +27 21 532 0950
email: psa@jgafrika.com
Website: http://www.jgafrika.com

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