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Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Avoca


Public Comment is now closed.


The Proposal
Public Exhibition of Documentation
Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan
For Further Information


The Proposal

Rescycle Pty Ltd had proposed to construct and operate a pyrolysis facility off Esk Main Road. The pyrolysis facility will recieve and process end of life tyres into steel, carbon black and heavy fuel oil. The facility will recieve and process up to 16,000 tonnes per year of end of life tyres.

The proponent had lodged a Permit Application with a supporting Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan (DPEMP) to Northern midland 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

A copy of the permit application and all plans and other documentation submitted with the permit application (including the DPEMP) were made 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.

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, DPEMP   (4Mb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 1 - Permit to operate WA   (2Mb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 2- Ambient Air Quality Study Final   (2Mb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 3 Operation Manual   (2Mb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 4 TFS Operations Manual EEL   (25Kb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 5 - Ambient Noise Study   (2Mb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 6 prospectus   (5Mb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 7 hazard analysis   (115Kb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 8 Emergency Prepardeness and Response Plan Rev3   (817Kb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 9 Bushfire Report - Esk Main Road   (2Mb)

  Rescycle Pty Ltd - End of life tyre recycling facility, Appendix 10 - TIA   (2Mb)


  

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