Wesco: Environmental and Social Impact Assessment process for the proposed Wesco Waste Management Facility

21 May 2024 | Client: Wesco Waste Management Facility (Pty) Ltd

Wesco Waste Management Facility (Pty) Ltd (a subsidiary of Interwaste (Pty) Ltd) is proposing to construct and operate a new integrated waste management facility on Portion 1 of the Farm Brakkefontein No. 32. The property is located between the R27 and R304, approximately 35 km north of the Cape Town metropolitan area, 5 km south of Atlantis Industrial and 2 km north-east of Duynefontein.

SLR Consulting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd (SLR) an independent firm of environmental consultants, has been appointed by Interwaste to undertake the Scoping and Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) process required in terms of the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act 107 of 1998) (NEMA) and National Environmental Management: Waste Act, 2008 (Act 59 of 2008) (NEM:WA). SLR has also been appointed to undertake the Water Use License Application (WULA) process in terms of the National Water Act, 1998 (No. 36 of 1998) (NWA).

Contact

Email: wescoWMF@slrconsulting.com

Telephone: 021 461 1118

Status

A Draft Scoping Report has been prepared and made available for a 30-day review and comment period from 22 May to 24 June 2024. The full report is available for download below.

Details regarding the comment period are provided in the Notification Letter and Non-Technical Summary of the Scoping Report available for download in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa below.

The posters presented at the Open Days are also available for download below.


DSR Notification Letters

Draft Scoping Report

Comment Form