Sustainable Materials Management

Happening Now:  

  • Starting January 2021, Nevada will be using a new reporting system to collect recycling rate data from businesses and state agencies. Visit our new State Agency and Business Reporting page to get started.
  • On August 25, 2020 the Nevada State Legislative Commission adopted into law updated regulations regarding hazardous waste. All documents related to the regulation update are located on our Statutes and Regulations page. 

 

The Bureau of Sustainable Materials Management operates permitting and compliance programs to ensure the safe management of solid and hazardous waste. In addition, waste reduction, reuse, and recycling are promoted. Solid Materials Management includes hazardous and solid waste programs as well as the agency's recycling program.

Regulations were adopted 24 Oct, 2014, revising hazardous waste fees and authorizing new solid waste fees. Below are links to summary sheets outlining the revised and new fee structures each containing links to the adopted regulations:

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