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eThekwini sides with EnviroServ over Community, again…

We have been informed, after much badgering of eThekwini to answer our questions, that they have reissued EnviroServ with another STP for a further 3 months, to expire on the 30th June 2019. No public participation process was needed, according to eThekwini, because EnviroServ had allegedly met the criteria for

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Green Scorpions vs EnviroServ & UHA Consititutional Court Challenge

On March 25th, EnviroServ’s application to the Pietermaritzburg High Court to declare certain provisions of NEMAQA and NEMA unconstitutional will be heard. The Department of Environmental Affairs and Upper Highway Air are opposing this application. EnviroServ are trying this because they are allegedly unclear on what nuisance means as an

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Polluter’s Political Backscratching

On 12 October 2017, UHA offered to utilise community raised funds to pay for independent experts to calibrate Ethekwini owned monitoring equipment so as to make them available for air quality monitoring purposes by Ethekwini, and enquired from the Municipality, whether if it did not take up the offer, the

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ON THIS 11TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS, ENVIROSERV WANTS MORE

ENVIROSERV SEEKS PERMISSION TO ACCEPT MORE WASTE, THE MOLE CONFIRMED & MORE MONITORING COMMITTEE MANIPULATION MORE WASTE On 16 November 2018 EnviroServ requested the Minister to amend the conditions applicable to the suspension of its waste management license, to allow it to receive both organic and inorganic waste, and thus

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Objection overruling and STP

Thank you to all those who objected to the STP being issued to EnviroServ. As you may be aware, our objections have been overruled and eThekwini issued the STP. By now you should have received acknowlegement of your objection and a letter informing you of the overruling (yes, way after

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