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NY State Recycling Mandate

See: recycling and composting leaving NYCWasteLess at NY State Dept of Environmental Conservation

Laws: Laws of NY State leaving NYCWasteLess (Search for General Municipal Law (GMU), Article 6, Section 120 AA: Source separation and segregation of recyclable or reuseable materials)

Summary: The General Municipal Law of NY State mandates that all municipalities in the state adopt a local law or ordinance requiring that solid waste to be source separated or segregated into recyclable, reusable or other components for which economic markets or alternate uses exist.

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