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Waste 2 Resources Program

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The Waste 2 Resources Program helps you figure out what you can do to reduce solid waste and safely manage what remains. If not managed wisely, solid wastes can contribute to air and water pollution, and pose a threat to human health.

PREVENTING WASTE

Beyond Waste Plan | State Solid And Hazardous Waste Plan Update | Litter | Waste Prevention | Green Building | Ecology Youth Corps (EYC) | Environmentally Preferable Purchasing (EPP) | Product Stewardship

REDUCING TOXIC CHEMICALS

Bisphenol A | Moderate Risk Waste | Children's Safe Products | Persistent, Bioaccumulative Toxics (PBT)

RECYCLING

E-Cycle Washington - Electronic Product Recycling | Mercury-Containing Lights Product Stewardship | Improving Commingled Recycling | Kids Page | Tires | Recycling Diversion and Disposal Data | Event Recycling | Recycling On-Line Tools | 1-800-RECYCLE Database

SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

Annual Solid Waste Report | Local Planning | Rules Under Development | Rules Archive | Solid Waste Facilities | Solid Waste and Recycling Data | Facility and Annual Report Forms | Permitting Process | Transporters of Recycleable Materials | Solid Waste Laws Update | Beneficial Use Determination | Waste 2 Resources Advisory Committee | Waste Characterization Data | Incinerator and Landfill Certification

ORGANIC MATERIALS MANAGEMENT

Organics | Biosolids | Anaerobic Digesters

GRANTS

County Profiles | Community Litter Cleanup Program | Coordinated Prevention Grants | Public Participation Grants

RESOURCES

1-800-RECYCLE Database | Information Clearinghouse

INDUSTRIAL SECTION

Industrial Facilities | Permits

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MERCURY LIGHTS PRODUCT STEWARDSHIP
Info on the ban in landfills and associated enforcement.

UPDATING SOLID WASTE HANDLING STANDARDS