SWANA Managing Recycling Systems
SWMB is sponsoring a SWANA Certification
Course for Managing Recycling Systems on April 25-27, 2016,
in Clarksburg, WV.
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: APRIL 8th
Each county/regional authority is being
offered 1 FREE registration to attend.
Attendees are responsible for their own lodging, travel and
here for registration information for scholarship.
here for registration information for general public.
2015 West Virginia Solid Waste Management Plan
for the complete plan
FY 2017 SWMB Grant Application
for printable & editable versions of the application.
for weekly updates of current
legislative activity regarding solid waste issues and other
Click here for a powerpoint presentation on
monitoring legislative activity.
for an in-depth look at the West Virginia Legislature
Public Service Commission
Activities Related to Solid Waste
Disposing of Medication
Use the following link to
review current US Department of Justice policies on
collecting and disposing of medication.
US Department of Justice, Office of Diversion Control
Stop Metal Theft!
The Institute for Scrap Recylcing
Industries has created a website to assist law enforcement
in controling metal theft. The site contains information on
metal theft which includes a summary of legislation in all
50 states and provides a tool for reporting metal theft.
Notice of Landfill Ban
As of January 1, 2011, televisions,
computers, or video display device a screen that is
greater than four inches measured diagonally are banned from
being disposed in state landfills.
Click here for information on the landfill
ban, electronic waste management and e-cycling.
Electronic Waste Management
for information on the proper disposal of electronic waste;
Click here for information on E-Cycling.