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Federal Source Separation For Materials Recovery Guidelines

See: non-hazardous solid waste regulations leaving NYCWasteLess at US Environmental Protection Agency

Law: US Code leaving NYCWasteLess (Search for Title 42, Chapter 82, Subchapter I, Section 6907: Solid waste management information and guidelines, and Subchapter VI, Section 6964: Applicability of solid waste disposal guidelines to Executive agencies)

Regulations: US Code of Federal Regulations leaving NYCWasteLess (Search for Title 40, Part 246: Source Separation for Materials Recovery Guidelines)

Summary: The US EPA issued these guidelines for minimum actions required by federal agencies for the source separation of residential, commercial, and institutional solid wastes. These guidelines are also intended as recommendations to state, interstate, regional, and local governments for use in their activities.

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