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Feb

2016

Changes are Likely for the Current E-Waste Law

Author: Luann Meyer
February 24, 2016 was a big day in Albany for proponents of change to the E-Waste Law.  Eighteen (18) municipal representatives and e-waste recycling advocates told lawmakers at a hearing that the state’s 6-year old electronic waste recycling law is putting unnecessary fiscal strain on local governments.
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Feb

2016

Revisions to New York’s Part 360 Solid Waste Regulations - Update

This blog post is a follow up to my posting in October 2015 - “Leaner, Not Necessarily Meaner” - A Fresh Look at the Proposed Changes to New York’s Part 360 Solid Waste Regulations.  The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) held a stakeholders meeting on February 23, 2016 in Albany for various solid waste and recycling organizations to present and discuss the proposed changes prior to draft regulations being released.


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Nov

2015

Updated NYSDEC Policy on Environmental Monitoring Services

On November 4th, 2015, the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) issued an updated Commissioner’s Policy (CP#64) on Environmental Monitoring Services. This is the first update to the policy since February 20, 1992.

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Oct

2015

“Leaner, Not Necessarily Meaner”

A Fresh Look at the Proposed Changes to New York’s Part 360 Solid Waste Regulations

After many years of discussions, debate and suggested revisions, it looks like the long awaited changes to the New York State Part 360 Solid Waste Regulations are getting closer to a reality.  At the New York State Association for Solid Waste Management (NYSASWM) 2015 Fall Conference held on October 5th & 6th in Lake Placid, Robert Phaneuf of the NYSDEC presented a regulatory update which provided a glimpse of what may be included in the revised Part 360.
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Oct

2015

State Officials are Listening – An Update to My Solid Waste Planning Blog

Author: Luann Meyer
Since my last blog in April, New York State has obviously been listening to the challenges set forth by local governments to implement their solid waste management plans and now they appear to be doing something about it. 
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