ENVIRONMENT CONSERVATION ACT (73 OF 1989)
1. Definitions.—In this Act, unless the context indicates otherwise—
“administrative body” means a Minister, competent authority, local authority, government institution or a person who makes a decision in terms of the provisions of this Act;
“Administrator”. . . . . .
“chief executive officer” means the officer in charge of the relevant local authority or government institution;
“committee” means the Committee for Environmental Co-ordination established by section 12;
South Africa`s Natal Witness newspaper reports on E-LAW`s work challenging yet another hazardous waste incinerator.
Residents of Khayelitsha and Mitchells Plain surprised an international weapons manufacturer earlier this year by mobilizing against the company`s proposed hazardous waste incinerator. The incinerator would have spewed toxic dioxins, furans and other hea