Recycling and beneficial use

We promote waste diversion strategies and ensure recycling activities meet state requirements.
We also oversee recycling facility registration and reporting, issue beneficial use determinations and track recyclable materials flow within the state.
Registered recyclers, registered electronics recyclers, mercury recyclers, mail-back programs
Recycling and beneficial use

Facilities operated for the purpose of processing, reclaiming or recycling must register with us and provide an annual report summarizing their activities

  • These facilities are subject to Part 1, Section 8 of the Regulations Pertaining to Solid Waste Sites and Facilities.
  • Facilities are classified by the types of materials handled and how they are operated.
  • Section 8 includes standards for reuse of some solid wastes by established beneficial use criteria.
Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) grants, waste tire grants and funding, waste tire processor and end user program
By March 1 o f each year, recycling facilities are required to submit an annual report to us.