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IP 0002/05/E - Application for the variation and renewal of the IPPC Permit IP 0002/05/D at Medichem Manufacturing (Malta) Ltd. and Combino Pharm (Malta) Ltd., Hal Far Industrial Estate, Birżebbuga


From: Ministry for the Environment, Climate Change and Planning
(Environment & Resources Authority)
​Published: ​19 November 2020
Running till: ​2 December 2020
​Last Updated: ​25 November 2020​

1.        Background​

Information relating to the IPPC application submitted by Medichem Manufacturing (Malta) Ltd and Combino Pharm (Malta) Ltd. for the application for the renewal and variation of the IPPC Permit for the consideration of the two installations as a multi-operator installation and the relocation of the Quality Control Laboratory from Medichem Manufacturing (Malta) Ltd to Combino Pharm (Malta) Ltd. The installations are located at HF61 and HF60, Hal Far Industrial Estate in the Local Council of Birżebbuga.

As per the requirements stipulated in S.L. 549.77 Industrial Emissions (Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control) Regulations the Environment and Resources Authority is consulting the general public to submit any objections or representations to the above IPPC application.

Any such objections, representations or comments will be entered into a register which will be made public on the Authority’s website, together with details of the objector, unless otherwise requested in writing that they should not be so publicised.  If there is such a request, the register will only include the objections, representations or comments that have been made.

2.        Consultation Questions
The Environment and Resources Authority is hereby informing the public that “Medichem Manufacturing (Malta) Ltd” and ‘’Combino Pharm (Malta) Ltd.’’, have applied to the Environment and Resources Authority for a renewal and variation of the Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) permit IP0002/05/E in relation to an organic processing plant.  The installation is located at HF61 u HF60, Hal Far Industrial Estate, Birżebbuga.

​3.        Documents – may be retrieved from:​ 
4.        Submission of input
Submissions must be sent in through the following channels:
By post:     Director Environment and Resources​
                 IPPC: (IP0002/05/E)
                 Environment and Resources Authority
                 Hexagon House, Spencer Hill, Marsa 

Submissions must be received by 2 December 2020.                               
We thank you in advance for your input.

Please be informed that submissions will be published on the webpage of this consultation at the end of the scoping phase. The lead Ministry has sole discretion upon the publication of comments.

Received contributions, together with the identity of the contributor, will be published on the Internet, unless the contributor objects to the publication of his/her personal data on the grounds that such publication would harm his/her legitimate interests. In this case the contribution may be published in anonymous form. Otherwise the contribution will not be published nor will, in principle, its content be taken into account.  Any objections concerning the publication of personal data should be sent to the service responsible for the consultation on the following email address: 

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In addition, please be aware of:
·         Disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (Chapter 496)
As we are a public authority all documents we hold, including documents related to this public consultation process, may be released following a request to us under the Freedom of Information Act (Chap. 496), unless such request may be subject of an exemption arising from the same Act.​

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