Solid Waste Facilities Regulations (Massachusetts)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Solid Waste Facilities Regulations (Massachusetts)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Program Administrator||Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection|
This chapter of the Massachusetts General Laws governs the operation of solid waste facilities. It seeks to encourage sustainable waste management practices and to mitigate adverse effects, such as mercury release, from solid waste disposal. Included are regulations pertaining to combustion of waste. Regulations pertaining to this chapter can be found in 310 CMR 16.00 (site assignment) and 19.00 (facility regulations).
|Contact Name||James Doucett|
|Department||Department of Environmental Protection|
|Division||Waste and Recycling|
|Address||One Winter Street, Boston, MA, 02108|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 21H|
|Authority 2:||310 CMR 16.00|
|Authority 3:||310 CMR 19.00|