50/50 on SABC2 asks people to please take part in a 10 question “snapshot” health survey

50/50 on SABC2 asks people to please take part in a 10 question “snapshot” health survey. The results will be used as part of the television show’s investigation into air pollution allegations being made about the EnviroServ Shongweni landfill site. Click here to participate in the survey.

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Upper Highway Air makes representations to authorities in response to s56 notice issued to EnviroServ

When the DEA announced it had issued a s56 notice to EnviroServ to make representations as to why the DEA should not suspend or revoke its waste management license, the Upper Highway Air NPC, through its attorneys, requested an opportunity also to make representations to the DEA  as to why

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EnviroServ vs. EnviroServ

We received a response to our Upper Highway Air memorandum which was handed over to Deena Govender of EnviroServ at the Toxic Trek. Note their own admissions concerning health impacts but are now claiming that there is no evidence. Will they accept for starters the opinion of their own expert?

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Upper Highway Air memorandum of demands handed over to EnviroServ at the Toxic Trek

04 February 2017 Memorandum of demands delivered by the Upper Highway Air NPC to EnviroServ Waste Management (Pty) Ltd We members of the Upper Highway Air NPC hereby submit the following list of demands to the Board and Management of EnviroServ Waste Management (Pty) Ltd. From the Upper Highway Air

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Toxic Trek February 4th 2017 – Rules

To create community awareness and highlight the ongoing pollution crisis in the Upper Highway area, we have City approval for 1,000 participants, to hold a peaceful protest march walking in unity. We encourage you to attend and stand in solidarity with us, create posters, wear your t-shirts and help us

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Upper Highway Air Web complaints

Website Complaints Statistics for December so far.

 Website complaints statistics from the 1st of December to date. 5545 complaints registered so far. An Android app is now available to make complaints reporting simpler. iOS app release to be announced. Download link: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=co.za.cosoft.uha Website complaints are used by our independent experts to correlate odour reports with frequent air

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Help Desiree Erasmus to Receive the #innovateAfrica Journalism Grant

Journalist Desiree Erasmus has been documenting the plight of our community through Noseweek magazine and other regional and national media. Desiree has applied for an #innovateAfrica investigative journalism grant so that she can work full time on the struggle of communities affected by hazardous landfills, such as ours, and neglected

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EnviroServ toxic landfill upper highway

UPDATE: Why Won’t EnviroServ Come Clean?

Despite claims and promises of transparency, and despite repeated requests to EnviroServ to disclose, amongst others, the following: 1. What aspects of the compliance notice of 21 October 2016 EnviroServ has appealed against to the Minister; 2. What aspects of the compliance notice or remedial actions contained therein, EnviroServ have

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Support UHA by purchasing a Veggie Pack!

UHA have had a very generous offer from a local business, The Natural Way. A donation of R 10,000.00 will be allocated to Upper Highway Air if members of our group are prepared to order 50 fresh vegetable packs ! These hearty and healthy vegetable packs are available in two

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Website upgrade

UHA Website Upgrade

The Upper Highway Air website is currently undergoing some upgrades in order to better your overall browsing and reporting experience. We thank you for your patience and continued support.   Team UHA

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