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IF IT SMELLS LIKE ENVIROSERV AND STILL SNEAKS UP ON YOU WHEN YOU EXPECT IT TO, IS IT REALLY STILL ENVIROSERV?

EnviroServ says “No”. Late Friday afternoon (16th December 2017), EnviroServ filed its long anticipated supplementary affidavit in the interdict proceedings instituted by the UHA NPC. Amongst the hundreds of pages filed, EnviroServ claims that there are at least 53 other potential sources in the Outer West area, a map reflecting

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Appeal decision by the Minister of Environmental Affairs

The Minister of Environmental Affairs has made her decision on conditional and limited upliftment of the suspension of the EnviroServ Waste Management license. This does not mean that they are able to trade as yet,  our interim relief is still in place pending the outcome of our hearing. Reporting is

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UPDATE – 5th December 2017

There are rumours circulating that the Shongweni Landfill site has re-opened and/or an approach has been made by EnviroServ to the Minister to request her to re-open the site. The site is not open. It is correct however, that EnviroServ have made an approach to the Department of Environmental Affairs,

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Report only on odour events

As you are aware, the pilot flare is operating but there are still odours emanating from the landfill periodically. Please remember to only report when you can smell the landfill odour that you all know so well. The UHA complaints system works only on the basis of odour complaints and

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UPDATE – OLD TRICKS, NEW DOG.

EnviroServ continues to pollute the community! A foul odour continues to be generated in the community from our not so good, not so friendly neighbour, EnviroServ. As if the stink from the landfill was not enough, EnviroServ has taken a leaf from disgraced UK PR company, Bell Pottinger’s playbook. EnviroServ’s

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EnviroServ hijacks monitoring committee

UHA NPC, it’s directors and SDCEA were among existing monitoring committee members excluded by Enviroserv from participation in the monitoring committee, unless they acquiesced in Enviroserv and its facilitator’s unilaterally determined conditions for continued participation. We were not notified of the meeting, nor provided with an agenda or the information

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Understanding UHA’s views on MC meeting from 28th June 2017

The current Terms of Reference are binding until set aside. They give wide powers to the monitoring committee to ensure oversight of EnviroServ’s operations and compliance with its license conditions. The number of members of the committee are limitless, although voting is by affected group only. Currently, aside for provision

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Monitoring Committe Meeting – 28th June 2017

If you want to be represented by UHA, we expect you to be at the monitoring committee meeting supporting us. Time to get up and be seen, no more apathy. Shongweni Polo Club at 5pm, Wednesday 28th June 2017.   We have accepted the original Terms of Reference issued to

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UHA responding submissions – 25th May 2017

UHA NPC responding appeal submissions, review of tox report and preliminary expert results.   Annexure A1 Annexure A2 Annexure A3 Annexure B Annexure C Annexure D Annexure E Annexure F Annexure G Annexure H Annexure I Annexure J Annexure K Annexure L Annexure M Annexure N Annexure Infotox 1

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