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Full Document:
Title:CURRENT RECYCLING PROGRAMS AND INITIATIVES
RCRA Online Number:14602
Date:06/24/2002
To:Maddela
From:Cotsworth
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: State and local authorities are primarily responsible for the management of municipal solid waste (MSW). National laws do not allow EPA to establish federal recycling regulations. EPA publishes information, provides technical support, and develops voluntary programs to encourage recycling. Since materials collected for recycling are determined by existing markets, EPA helps to develop new markets and expand existing markets for recovered materials by working with states, local communities, businesses, trade associations, and consumers.
Regulatory Citation(s) : NA EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Buy Recycled; Educational Materials; Grants (municipal solid waste); Jobs Through Recycling Program; Municipal Solid Waste; Recycling
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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