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Disposal Laws


Describes local, state, and federal laws that include special disposal requirements, including disposal of certain materials. Also see Recycling, toxics reduction and handling laws, and take-back laws.


nyc asbestos disposal law
nyc commercial waste removal law
nyc electronic equipment recycling and reuse act (superseded by ny state electronics recycling and reuse act)
nyc & ny state fresh kills landfill closure agreement
nyc household hazardous waste collection law
nyc rechargeable battery law (effective December 5, 2011,
superseded by ny state rechargeable battery law)
nyc yard waste composting law


ny state auto battery regulations
ny state dental mercury & amalgam recycling law
ny state electronics recycling and reuse act
ny state fluorescent lamp management regulations
nyc & ny state fresh kills landfill closure agreement
ny state hazardous waste management regulations
ny state mercury-added consumer product law
ny state mercury thermostat collection act
ny state motor oil regulations
ny state rechargeable battery recycling law
ny state regulated medical waste law
ny state sharps collection law
ny state solid waste management and resource recovery facilities law
ny state universal waste standards
ny state used electronic equipment regulations
ny state waste tire management and recycling act
ny state waste transporter law


federal hazardous waste management regulations
federal hazardous waste management regulations for electronics
federal insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide act
federal mercury-containing and rechargeable battery law
federal universal waste rule

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