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Printing SA's advocacy involves lobbying government directly on topics such as the Air Quality Act. The federation will host a webinar, explaining how printing will be regulated by the act, which is currently open for public comment.
The Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries (DEFF) is engaging with Printing SA regarding the recently published notice for comment on 7 August 2020. The notice intends to regulate Printing Industry to be declared as Controlled Emitters in terms of Section 23 of Air Quality Act 2004. The deadline for comment was 7 September and we requested an extension to be able solicits comprehensive response. The department gave us an extension until 22 September 2020.
The proposed declaration of the printing industry in Section 23 places a requirement on the company to control emissions to atmosphere through capital investment in abatement technologies.
Publishers of Online and Print Media, Organisers of Trade Exhibitions for the Commercial Print, Signage, Marketing and Graphics Industries in Sub-Saharan Africa
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