Recycling, Market Development & Planning Section

 

West Virginia 2003

Solid Waste Management Plan

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 

1. INTRODUCTION 

1.1 Goals and Objectives

1.2 Mission Statement

1.3 State Priority Goals

1.4 Scope and Purpose

1.5 Summary of Agencies’ Responsibilities

 

2. POPULATION AND SOLID WASTE PROJECTIONS

2.1 Demographics

2.2 Wasteshed Analysis

2.3 MSW Waste Characterization Study Methodology

2.4 Conclusions of MSW Characterization Study

 

3. STATUS OF SOLID WASTE FACILITIES

3.1 Publicly Versus Privately Owned Landfills

3.2 Landfill Status - Estimated Lifespan and Potential

3.3 Imports and Exports of Solid Waste

3.4 The Stamp Decision

3.5 Summary of Statewide Closure Plan

3.6 Transfer Stations

3.7 Material Recovery Facilities

3.8 Composting Facilities and Rules

3.9 Free Day

3.10 Discussion and Conclusions

 

4. COUNTY AND REGIONAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

4.1 Geographic and Transportation Factors Influencing Solid Waste Management in West Virginia

4.2 County and Regional Solid Waste Authorities

4.3 Development and Designation of Solid Waste

4.4 Review of Local Authority Comprehensive and Siting Plans

4.5 Solid Waste Management Board/Solid Waste Authority Coordination

4.6 Solid Waste Management Board Grants

 

5. WV SOURCE REDUCTION AND RECYCLING PLAN

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Source Reduction

5.3 Potential Recyclables Characterization and Analysis

5.4 Recycling Facilities

5.5 Markets

5.6 Recyclable Materials Collection

5.7 Processing Facilities

5.8 Public Education, Information and Administrative Needs

5.9 Roles and Responsibilities

5.10 Permitting Requirements

5.11 Funding

5.12 Summary and Recommendations

 

6. SPECIAL WASTES

6.1 Hazardous Waste 

6.2 Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) 

6.3 Municipal Sewage Sludge Disposal 

6.4 Agricultural Waste  

6.5 Pollution Control Residuals  

6.6 Mining Waste

6.7 Industrial Waste  

6.8 White Goods  

6.9 Bulky Goods Collection 

6.10 Tires 

6.11 Lead Acid Batteries 

6.12 Yard Waste 

6.13 Universal Waste 

 

7. SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL FEES

7.1 Assessment Fees

7.2 Allocation and Use of Assessment Fee Funds

7.3 Miscellaneous Assessment Fees

7.4 Other Litter Control Programs

7.5 Current Tipping Fees

 

8. PLAN MILESTONES

8.1 Plan Milestones

8.2 Landfill Milestones

8.3 Recycling Milestones

8.4 Tire Milestones

8.5 Solid Waste Authority Membership Terms Milestone

8.6 Electronics Recycling Milestones

 

Appendices

Appendix A

SWMB Grants

Appendix B

2002 SWA Recycling Survey

Appendix C

Part 1, DNR Grants

Appendix C

Part 2, DNR Grants

Appendix D

SWA Updated Plan Abstracts

Appendix E

List of Acronyms

Appendix F

Government Agency Contacts

Appendix G

SWMB Glossary

Appendix H

Membership Term Chart

Appendix I

Recycling Market Development in Other States

 

RMDP Home

West Virginia Solid Waste Management Board
601 57th Street, SE
Charleston, WV  25304
Phone: 304-926-0448
Toll Free: 866-568-6649
Fax: 304-926-0472