About the Solid Waste Advisory Committee

The SWAC provides input to the Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) on solid waste regulations, policies and programs. In addition, the SWAC serves as a forum for keeping interested organizations and individuals up to date on related MassDEP activities. The SWAC has 22 members who meet four times per year, on the fourth Thursday of January, April, June and October. Members of MassDEP's Solid Waste Advisory Committee pdf format of Members of MassDEP's Solid Waste Advisory Committee
doc format of Members of MassDEP's Solid Waste Advisory Committee

Contacts for the Solid Waste Advisory Committee

For additional information or to be placed on the SWAC mailing list, contact John Fischer at 617-292-5632 or john.fischer@state.ma.us

Meeting Agenda & Materials

SWAC Agenda & Meeting Materials

The next meeting of the SWAC will be held:

Thursday, October 23, 2014
1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
MassDEP Headquarters
2nd Floor Conference Room
One Winter Street
Boston, MA

Agenda

1:00 - Introductions & Updates
1:20 - Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Grant Awards: Tina Klein, MassDEP          
1:40 - Commercial Organics Waste Disposal Ban Rollout: John Fischer, MassDEP
2:00 - RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts Food Waste Assistance Update: Lorenzo Macaluso, RecyclingWorks
2:30 - Soils Management Meetings Update: Sarah Weinstein, MassDEP
2:45 - Adjourn

Past Meeting Archives

2013 Meeting Materials for the Solid Waste Advisory Committee

October 24, 2013, SWAC Meeting Materials

10/24/13 SWAC Meeting Summary pdf format of 10/24/13 SWAC Meeting Summary
doc format of oct13sum.doc

April 25, 2013, SWAC Meeting Materials

4/25/13 SWAC Meeting Summary pdf format of 4/25/13 SWAC Meeting Summary
doc format of 4/25/13 SWAC Meeting Summary

Presentation: Massport Analysis of 2012 Logan Airport MSW System pdf format of Presentation: Analysis of 2012 Logan Airport MSW System
file size 10MB ppt format of Presentation: Analysis of 2012 Logan Airport MSW System file size 3MB

Presentation: Launch of the Reuse Alliance Massachusetts Chapter pdf format of Presentation: Launch of the Reuse Alliance MA Chapter
file size 1MB ppt format of Presentation: Launch of the Reuse Alliance MA Chapter

January 24, 2013, SWAC Meeting Materials

1/24/13 SWAC Meeting Summary pdf format of 1/24/13 SWAC Meeting Summary
doc format of jan13sum.doc

MassDEP Regulatory Reform Initiative
Draft Asbestos & Solid Waste Regulatory Reform Amendments.

Presentation: Sustainable Materials Recovery Program Municipal Grants pdf format of Presentation: SMRP Municipal Grants
ppt format of Presentation: SMRP Municipal Grants

Presentation: Green Restaurant Association GR 4.0 Certification Program pdf format of Presentation: Green Restaurant Association
file size 13MB ppt format of gracert.ppt file size 4MB