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Full Document:
Title:SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN THE UNITED STATES
RCRA Online Number:14630
Date:10/31/2002
To:Preidt
From:Springer
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: Handling trash is primarily the responsibility of state and local authorities. Federal laws currently do not allow EPA to establish regulations requiring people to recycle trash. EPA relies on voluntary approaches by cooperating with states, communities, and businesses to encourage reuse, waste reduction, and recycling.
Regulatory Citation(s) : NA EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Municipal Solid Waste; Recycling; Source Reduction
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:1
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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