Phelamanga has been appointed as the independent facilitator to assist Engage Engineering in collaboration with Climate Legal, COEX Environmental Planners and the IMA Trader team as they prepared the Hulamin (PTY) Ltd and Isizinda Aluminium (Pty) Ltd application for postponement of compliance timeframes of the Minimum Emissions Standards (MES) in terms of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act (No. 39 of 2004). 
The applications are for the Hulamin sites at Edendale and Campsdrift and the Isizinda site in Richards Bay.

The application was advertised from 4 July 2019 in various local newspapers, documents are available online and hard copies are available at the following venues:

Hulamin, Moses Mabhida Rd, Pietermaritzburg

Isizinda 4 Harbour Arterial Rd, Richards Bay

The Comment period is from 4 July to 13 August 2019.


A public meeting for each site was held as follows:


Date: 16 July 2019

Time: 14.00

Venue: Isizinda, Boardroom, 4 Harbour Arterial Rd, Richards Bay


Date: 17 July 2019

Time: 16.30

Venue: Hulamin, Training Centre, Moses Mabhida Rd, Pietermaritzburg

The minutes of the meeting are available as follows:

Isizinda Minutes: 190716_Isizinda_MES_Minutes_V2.pdf

Hulamin Minutes: 190717_Hulamin_MES_Minutes_V2.pdf

The documents are available as follows:
The Hulamin Background Information Document is 503 KB in size 190709_BID_Hulamin_PMB_V5.pdf

The Isizinda Background Information Document is 301 KB in size 190625_BID_Isizinda_V3.pdf

If you would like the DRAFT Atmospheric Impact Report (AIR) or Air Dispersion Modelling Report please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please note:

The Hulamin AIR is 1 182 KB in size

The Hulamin Air Dispersion Modelling Report is 5 225 KB in size

The Isizinda AIR is 908 KB in size

The Isizinda Air Dispersion Modelling Report is 5 396 KB in size

Please note - as per the minutes of the Isizinda meeting there are updated tables that are an addendum to the Isizinda AIR - please contact rose@phelamanga for these tables.