Through these regulations, MassDEP aims to prevent pollution, maximize materials reuse, and conserve both natural resources and energy by ensuring the proper handling, transfer, processing and disposal of solid waste.

310 CMR 19.000: Solid Waste Management Facility Regulations  pdf format of 310 CMR 19.000: Solid Waste Management Facility Regs

These regulations were last amended in February 2014 (Solid Waste Regulatory Reform). PDF contains all sections.
Questions about these regulations? Email thomas.adamczyk@state.ma.us or contact the appropriate MassDEP Regional Solid Waste Chief:

Central Region
Jim McQuade
508-767-2759
james.mcquade@state.ma.us

Northeast Region
Susan Ruch
978-694-3384
susan.ruch@state.ma.us

Southeast Region
Mark Dakers
508-946-2847
mark.dakers@state.ma.us

Western Region
Dan Hall
413-755-2212
daniel.hall@state.ma.us

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310 CMR 19.000: Proposed Amendments & Public Comment

  • There are no proposed regulations out for public comment at this time.

310 CMR 19.000: Recently Promulgated Amendments

  • There have been no recent amendments to these regulations.
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Transfer, Handling, Landfill & Combustion Facilities

Existing Facility Closure & Assessment

Beneficial Use & Special Waste Determinations

Demonstration Projects

Landfill Post-Closure Use Permits

Solid Waste Facility Third-Party Inspections & Inspectors

Annual Solid Waste Facility Reporting

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