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Are items designated in the CPG "environmentally preferable" products?
Are owners and operators of municipal solid waste landfills (MSWLF) restricted from accepting liquid waste for disposal?
Are paper or plastic shopping bags better for the environment? How about reusable bags versus disposal bags?
Are there any notification requirements for sending a waste to a MSWLF?
Can leachate from a MSWLF be hazardous if it is not characteristic and there is no possible way it came from a listed waste?
Are there any post-closure care requirements for Subtitle D facilities?
Does EPA support laws to ban or tax disposable bags?
How are the CPG requirements enforced?
How do I get my company added to EPA's list of manufacturers, suppliers, and vendors?
How are products selected for designation in the CPG?
How do I propose a product for CPG designation?
How does EPA evaluate the CPG products?
How do we know if products contain the recovered content claimed by the manufacturer?
Is it true that the CA office of toxins did a test of electronics and found enough lead in them to qualify as a hazardous waste?
How should paint be disposed? Is it a hazardous waste?
How should I dispose of unwanted pharmaceuticals in my home?
How does one suggest a product for possible inclusion in the Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines?
Is the definition of "facility structures" in 40 CFR 258.23(a)(1) intended to include below grade gravity main manholes?
My community just started to charge residents based on the amount of garbage they throw away. Why is this necessary? What are the benefits of Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) programs?
We are designing a new municipal solid waste landfill and recently heard that the Ford Act made the distance between a landfill and an airport increase to six miles. Is this true?
What are municipal landfills?
What can you tell me about pyrolysis for scrap tires?
What design criteria do nonhazardous waste landfills have to meet before beginning operation?
What is a RCRA solid waste?
What is an affirmative procurement program?
What is Incineration?
What is Refuse-Derived Fuel (RDF)?
What is the best way to dispose of polystyrene waste, such as food containers?
What is the Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines (CPG) Supplier Database?
What is the municipal solid waste (MSW) hierarchy?