Tronox Everglades RSF

Short Project Title: Tronox Everglades RSF
Project Title: Tronox Everglades RSF
Project Synopsis: Tronox KZN Sands (Pty) Ltd (Tronox) is proposing to expand the existing Residue Storage Facility (RSF) and associated infrastructure at Fairbreeze Mine onto the adjacent Everglades Farm (Portion 1 of Lot 85 Obanjeni No. 9141). The property of 202 ha is situated west of the N2 Highway and approximately 3.5 km south-west of Mtunzini Town. The farm has been purchased by Tronox and is currently under sugarcane.

Tronox intends to lodge the following environmental applications for the proposed project:
  • An integrated application for Environmental Authorisation in terms of the National Environmental Management Act No. 107 of 1998 and for a Waste Management Licence in terms of the National Environmental Management: Waste Act No. 59 of 2008, via a Basic Assessment (BA) process. The BA Report and Environmental Management Programme (EMPr) will be submitted to the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) for approval.
  • Application for amendment to Tronox’s current mining right will be submitted to the DMRE in terms of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act No. 28 of 2002.
  • Application for a Water Use Licence under the National Water Act No. 36 of 1998 will be submitted for approval to the Department of Human Settlement, Water and Sanitation.
SRK Project Reference Number: 545500
Project Location: Everglades Farm (Portion 1 of Lot 85 Obanjeni No. 9141)
Fairbreeze Mine, Mtunzini in KwaZulu-Natal
Status of Project The Background Information Document (BID) and Registration and Comment Form are available.
All interested and affected parties are invited to register with SRK and to submit comments on the BID by 10 October 2019. 
SRK Project Manager: Ms. Kirsten King
Contact Person: Ms. Kirsten King
Contact Email:
Contact Number: 031 279 1200



 Documents  File Size  Date  Status Document
Tronox_Everglades RSF_BID_09Sept2019 6,024 KB Sep 2019 Active
Tronox_Everglades RSF_Reg & Comment Form_09Sept2019 101 KB Sep 2019 Active


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