Solid Waste Regulation No. 8 - Solid Waste Composting Facilities (Rhode Island)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Place|| Rhode Island
|Name||Solid Waste Regulation No. 8 - Solid Waste Composting Facilities (Rhode Island)|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management|
|Primary Website|| http://www.dem.ri.gov/pubs/regs/regs/waste/swrg05_8.pdf
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
Facilities which compost putrescible waste and/or leaf and yard waste are subject to these regulations. The regulations establish permitting, registration, and operational requirements for composting facilities. Operational requirements for putrescible waste facilities include siting, distance, and buffer requirements, as well as standards for avoiding harm to endangered species and contamination of air and water sources. Specific facility requirements include standards for equipment and drainage locations.
|Contact Name||Leo Hellested|
|Department||Department of Environmental Management|
|Division||Office of Waste Management|
|Address|| 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI, 02908