Draft Basic Assessment Report

for tank installation at the Distell plant in Springs

Notice is hereby given that Distell Group Limited (Distell) has submitted an application for Environmental Authorisation with the Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (GDARD) in accordance with the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998), as Amended, and the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, (Government Notice R. 983, 8 December 2014 ) . The project triggers the following listed activities:

  • Activity 14: ‘The development of facilities or infrastructure, for the storage and handling, of a dangerous good, where such storage occurs in containers with a combined capacity of 80 cubic metres or more but not exceeding 500 cubic metres’.

Activity and Location
The applicant proposes to install two Aboveground Storage Tanks (ASTs) of 63 m3 capacity each for the storage of carbon dioxide at the Distell plant and two further ASTs with a capacity of 30 m3 each for the storage of spirits.


Basic Assessment Report 1Mb PDF

Appendix A - Locality Plan 1Mb PDF

Appendix B - Photolog 2.5Mb PDF

Appendix C - AST Specifications 3.7Mb PDF

Appendix D 7Kb PDF

Appendix E - PPP 4.5Mb PDF

Appendix F 7Kb PDF

Appendix G - Specialist Reports 7Kb PDF

Appendix H - EMPr 2Mb PDF

Appendix I 8Kb PDF

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