Archive for August, 2018

Waste Disposal Restrictions

Posted on: August 28th, 2018 by IQS_Admin No Comments

 As of 23 August 2018, the disposal of the following specific wastes are now illegal:

  • Re-usable, recoverable or recyclable used or spent solvents,
  • PCB containing wastes (>50 mg/kg or 50 ppm), and
  • Quartered waste tyres (whole tyres disposal prohibited since 2013).

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NOTICE REGARDING APPLICATION FOR CONSTRUCTION WORK PERMIT OF CONSTRUCTION WORK IN TERMS OF THE CONSTRUCTION REGULATIONS 2014

Posted on: August 23rd, 2018 by IQS_Admin No Comments

The Chief Inspector has granted the following temporary exemption of Construction Regulations 3(1) in terms of section 40 of the said Act:

 client who intends to have construction work carried out, must at least 30 days before that work is to be carried out apply to the provincial director in writing for a construction work permit to perform construction work if the intended construction work starts from the 7th August 2018 and will –

  1. exceed 365 days and will involve more than 3600 person days of construction work ; or
  2. the tender value limit is grade 7, 8 or 9 of the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) grading.

 

Government Notice 641 of 24 July 2015 is hereby repealed.