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Document Record Detail

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RCRA Online Number:14715
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Description: Recycling by individual government employees is not required. Executive Order 13101 requires that waste prevention and recycling be incorporated into agency operations and disposal viewed as a last resort. Section 705 directs agencies to initiate a program promoting cost-effective waste prevention and recycling of reusable materials, designate a recycling coordinator for each facility or installation, and consider cooperative ventures to promote recycling and waste reduction. RCRA has design and management standards for municipal solid waste landfills to ensure household hazardous waste is safely contained. Discusses the Resource Conservation Challenge.
Regulatory Citation(s) : NA EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s): Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Recycling; Reducing Waste
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No


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