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WA Department of Ecology Seeking Comments for First Draft of Beyond Waste Plan

Thursday, August 21, 2014   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Lindsay Kittleson
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Washington Department of Ecology is accepting comments on the first draft of the Solid and Hazardous Waste Plan 2014 Update (Beyond Waste). Ecology will accept comments through September 17, 2014.

This is the second opportunity to provide input on the state solid and hazardous waste plan update.  Ecology started the plan update process by getting broad input on the state plan. (Comment summaries from the first round of stakeholder input are available on the website. Ecology then used the comments to help write a first draft state plan update, now available for review and comment. There will be three rounds of input before the plan update is complete.  To stay informed of all review and input opportunities, sign up for our listserv
The first draft of the plan update is a partial draft, and contains the introduction and draft goals and actions for the next five years. The draft goals and actions are organized as follows:
Managing Hazardous Waste and Materials
Managing Solid Wastes and Materials
Reducing Impacts of Materials and Products 
Measuring Progress 
Providing Outreach and Information

To Comment on the draft plan please go to the website or go directly to the comment form . 
COMMENTS ARE DUE BY:   September 17, 2014.  

You can also talk with us directly to provide your comments via email, phone or a meeting.   
Contact us: 
Janine Bogar:  360-407-6654;  (solid waste)
Chris Chapman; 360-4077160, (hazardous waste)
WA State Department of Ecology, P.O Box 47600, Olympia WA 98504-7600
Thank you for your time and input! 

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