Sustainable Materials Management
- A kick-off meeting for the Partners for a Sustainable Nevada (PSN) initiative was held on August 18, 2021 to bring together sustainability stakeholders from across the state. Find out more here.
- Nevada Recycles is calling for entries for the 2021 Nevada Recycles Poster Contest with $600 in prizes for students and schools! Find full contest details here.
- All Small Quantity Generators are required to renotify by September 1, 2021. Check out our new SQG Quick Guide for more updated requirements.
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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