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Waste Law in South Africa Workshop

March 18, 2014 @ 10:00 - 13:00

PETCO recycling2How will the shift in waste law change how you manage your business & grow the Green Economy?

PETCO will be hosting an information sharing workshop titled “Law and Order: an overview of waste law in South Africa” aimed at giving a broad overview of the South African environmental legal framework, the implications for the waste management & recycling sector and the opportunities for stimulating & growing the Green Economy.

Join us & a host of industry experts to grow your understanding of the environmental legal risks & opportunities within your area of work & expertise.


  • Date: 18 March 2014
  • Time: 9h30 for 10h00 start till 13h00
  • Venue: Didata Campus, Black River Parkway, Observatory, Cape Town


  • 09:30 Arrival, registration & refreshments
  • 10:00 PETCO welcome (Cheri Scholtz: PETCO)
  • 10:05 Broad overview of recent environmental & waste legislation & implications for the waste management & recycling sector (Eddie Hanekom: Department of Environmental Affairs & Development Planning)
  • 10:25 The recent Regulatory Impact Assessment findings & status quo for the Western Cape (Susan Oelofse: CSIR)
  • 10:45 Challenges in legal compliance on the ground- a consultant’s viewpoint (Sally-Anne Kassner: Jeffares and Green)
  • 11:05 Developing the Waste Economy- an overview of Greencape initiatives including WISP (Gracia Munganga: Greencape)
  • 11:25 Presentation by legal consult (to be confirmed)
  • 11:45 Discussion/ Q&A
  • 12:00 Lunch & Networking

Note that a workshop fee of R 150 applies for non-PETCO members & members that are in arrears, pre-payment of fee confirms your place at the workshop.

We’d love for you to join us!

Please reply to info@petco.co.za to register!


March 18, 2014
10:00 - 13:00
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Didata Campus
Black River Parkway, Observatory
Cape Town, Western Cape South Africa
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