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Cape Farmer learns an expensive water lesson

A Clanwilliam farmer has learnt the hard way that breaking the law is not good business. Tierhoek Boerdery has been slapped with a R3.5million fine after being found guilty of 11 contraventions of laws on water and environmental protection. The Water and Sanitation Department conducted its first monitoring and enforcement blitz inspections in the West […]

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Environmental Assessment Practitioners must register before allowed to practice

The Minister of Environmental Affairs have appointed the Environmental Assessment Practitioners Association of South Africa (EAPASA) as the Single Registration Authority in terms of Section 24H of the National Environmental Management Act. This appointment was made on 8 February 2018 and is valid for a period of 5 years. The appointment also triggered the commencement […]