*!*!* Proposed Acetylene Gas Production Facility in Daleside – Meeting 24 July 2014 *!*!*

Dear Interested and Affected Party,

An application was made to build an Acetylene Gas Production Facility in Daleside. This facility will have an enormous effect on all residents on Daleside, Henley-on-Klip, and all surrounding neighbourhoods.

The notification letter is available here, Draft EIR Notification Letter.

The draft Environmental Impact Report has been made available at the following locations:

  •        Henley-on-Klip Public library
  •        Randvaal Public Library
  •        Project website, http://www.erm.com/AirproductsEIA

A public meeting will be held where Air Products and the EIA team will present their findings of the draft EIR and to obtain comments from the public. The details of which are:

Date: 24 July 2014

Venue: Japie Greyling Primary School (corner Blou Sysie and Witkruisarend Roads, Daleside)

Details: Open House Event 14:00 – 17:00

Public Meeting         17:30 – 18:30

Let’s stand together and fight this proposed facility the same way we are fighting the proposed kiln at the Glen Douglas mine!!!!

Kind regards,


Availability of draft Scoping Report – Glen Douglas Dolomite Burning Plant

Dear Interested & Affected Party,

The draft scoping report has been made available to the public.

An executive summary of the report has been sent to all I&AP and comments can be made from 14 July 2014 until 5 September 2014. The executive summary can be found here Letter to IAPs -SR GlenDouglas_IAP.

The full report will be available at the Henley-on-Klip library and on the their website,, from 9th July 2014.

Please peruse the report and make a list of all the concerns that you may have and send it to Pieter Badenhorst and copy info@no-afrimatfurnace.co.za in as well.

The fight is not over yet!

Kind regards,