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Title: Declaration of Greenhouse Gases as Priority Air Pollutants Government Notice: GN 6 in GG 39578 of 8 January 2016 Date of commencement: Not yet specified Potentially affected controls: Activities requiring Pollution Prevention Plans In terms of section 29(1) of the National Environmental Management Air Quality Act 39 of

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Title: Draft National Pollution Prevention Plan Regulations Government Notice: GN 5 in GG 39578 of 8 January 2016 Date of commencement: Not yet specified The purpose of these draft regulations is to prescribe the requirements that pollution prevention plans need to comply with in terms of section 29(3)

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Title: National Health Act 61 of 2003: National Environmental Health Norms and Standards for Premises and Acceptable Monitoring Standards for Environmental Health Practitioners Government Notice: GN 1229 in GG 39561 of 24 December 2015 Date of commencement: 1 July 2016 Potentially affected controls: Environmental health monitoring practice, facility

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Title: Incorporation of safety standards into Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009 Government Notice: GN 1225 in GG 39504 of 11 December 2015 Date of commencement: 1 April 2016 Potentially affected controls: Electrician authorization, New electrical infrastructure This notice incorporates into the Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009 the safety standard specified in

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Title: Draft Carbon Tax Bill [B – 2017] Government Notice: Not applicable Date of commencement: Not yet specified Potentially affected controls: Annual budget, technological improvement of operational processes resulting in emissions, carbon footprints and GHG emission monitoring The Draft Carbon Tax Bill aims to provide for the imposition of

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