Tag Archives: Water Quality

Stellenbosch cleans up its water with new treatment works

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintTimes Live, 5 March 2020 Membrane technology and UV disinfection have been deployed to combat pollution of Stellenbosch’s downstream water resource and the quality of drinking water, with the launch of a new waste water treatment works. Read More

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Committee requests report on Hammanskraal water quality

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSouth African Government News, 10 February 2020 Tshwane Municipality and the Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Department have been instructed to provide quarterly reports on the intervention to resolve Hammanskraal water quality challenges. Read More

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SAHRC inspecting water quality in Stinkwater after contamination report

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintEdwin Ntshidi, Eyewitness News, 10 October 2019 The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) on Thursday was in Stinkwater, north of Tshwane, to inspect the quality of water. Read More

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Tshwane ordered to provide clean water to Hammanskraal

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintIsaac Mahlangu, Sowetan Live, 21 August 2019 The City of Tshwane has been given until Friday to deliver clean drinking water to residents of Hammanskraal. Read More

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Water warning for Hammanskraal residents issued by SAHRC

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintStaff Reporter, Sowetan Live, 7 August 2019 The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) says water in Hammanskraal north of Pretoria is not safe for human consumption. Read More

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Water quality, supply in crisis while polluting mines go unchecked

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintAmanda Watson, The Citizen, 4 July 2019 Mining giants are the major polluters who abuse government’s failure to act as the regulatory system has effectively disintegrated, a damning report has found. Read More

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