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R G Hazell Pty Ltd and D R Hazell Holdings Pty Ltd, Sand Washing Facility, Marshalls Rd, Flowerdale


EPA Assessment Complete  


The Proposal
Public Exhibition of Documentation and Public Representations
Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan
Environmental Assessment Report and EPA Decision
For Further Information


The Proposal

R G Hazell Pty Ltd and D R Hazell Holdings Pty Ltd  had proposed a sand washing facility at the company's extractive pit at Marshall's Rd, Flowerdale. 

The proponent had lodged a Permit Application with a supporting Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan (DPEMP) to Waratah-Wynyard Council.

The application was referred to the Board of the Environment Protection Authority (the Board) for assessment under the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 (EMPCA).


Public Exhibition of Documentation and Public Representations

A copy of the permit application and all plans and other documentation submitted with the permit application (including the DPEMP) were available for public inspection.  The public comment period is now closed.


Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan

The purpose of the DPEMP is to provide a source of information upon which interested individuals, groups, government agencies and the Board may consider the environmental impacts of the proposal.

The DPEMP was prepared by the proponent on the basis of the Project Specific Guidelines for preparation of a DPEMP which were provided by the Board.

  R G Hazell Pty Ltd and D R Hazell Holdings Pty Ltd, DPEMP   (3Mb)

  DPEMP Appendix 1 Layout A   (113Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 1a Equipment Specifications   (465Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 2a Overall Plan Rev. 02   (167Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 2b Site Plan Rev. 02   (125Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 2c Sed Ponds and Settlement Pits Rev.02   (62Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 3 Settling Pond Calcs   (154Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 4a Noise   (33Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 4b SuperReclaimer_Noise Level   (86Kb)

  DPEMP Appendix 5 Hazard Analysis   (110Kb)


Environmental Assessment Report and EPA decision

The environmental assessment report has now been completed and can be viewed below. The report contains the permit conditions required by the Board to be included in the land use permit, if a permit is granted, by Council.

  R G Hazell Pty Ltd and D R Hazell Holdings Pty Ltd, EAR   (7Mb)


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