Wednesday, August 3, 2011

EPA Seeks Comments Regarding MSW and Sustainable Materials Management Measurement

EPA is requesting written comments regarding the Agency's role in the measurement of materials in the following waste streams: municipal solid waste (MSW), construction and demolition materials, and non-hazardous industrial materials; and the sustainable management of these materials through recycling, waste minimization and source reduction. The Agency has issued a Federal Register notice asking for comments on these aspects of measurement. All comments must be received by 4:30 pm EST August 31, 2011.