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Beneficial Use of Waste Tires in Agricultural Activities

Stakeholder Process

 

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is initiating a stakeholder process to focus on the beneficial use of waste tires related to agricultural activities.  The goal is to develop guidance that explains the requirements and flexibilities in existing statutes and regulations.  Best management practices will be developed using the new solid waste beneficial use process.

 

Participate in the Stakeholder Process

 

We invite you to participate in the stakeholder process by sending your contact information to comments.hmwmd@state.co.us   Subject: Boudreau.

 

Next Meeting:

 

The Colorado Deparement of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) scheduled the fifth stakeholder meeting to focus on the beneficial use of waste tires related to agricultural activities.  The overall goal of this process is to develop guidance that explains the requirements and flexibilities in existing statutes and regulations.  Best management practices will be developed using the new solid waste beneficial use process. 

 

The Beneficial Use of Waste Tires in Agricultural Activities stakeholder meeting is set for Friday, April 12th, in Fort Morgan, Colorado. 

  

Location:

Country Steakout Restaurant and Lounge (http://countrysteakout.net/)

19592 E. 8th Avenue

Fort Morgan, CO 80701

 

Meeting Date: Friday, April 12th, 2013

Meeting Time: 9-11 a.m.

Access the Stakeholder meeting via audio conference:

Conference Call Number:  1-866-365-4406

Access Code Number:  3780500#

 

 

Beneficial Use of Waste Tires in Agricultural Activies Stakeholder Meeting Summary pdf file  January 4, 2013

 

Agricultural Beneficial Use of Waste Tires Stakeholder Presentation pdf file  November 16, 2012

 

 

For more information, please contact Charles Johnson at 303-692-3348.

 

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