This act is the most important piece of environmental legislation in our country as it covers the entire strategy for control. It affects business in terms of impact assessment, punitive measures for pollution.
How you can and can't use our precious resource.
Some changes and updates to the NEMA Act
As the name says, this part is devoted to the handling of waste
As the name says, this part is devoted to the handling of quality of air and emission standards.
The Environment Conservation has now largely been replaced by the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 but certain provisions still remain in force.