To be listed by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) as a qualified third-party waste ban inspector, you are required to:

MassDEP will maintain a current list of qualified third-party waste ban inspectors on the Massachusetts Waste Disposal Bans web page.

The agency provides training two to three times annually, depending on need. See below for a schedule of upcoming sessions. 

Waste Ban Training Schedule

MassDEP has scheduled the following training session:

Please note this training is required to become a registered third party waste ban inspector.  However, this is a one-time training requirement.  If you have attended a prior session, you do NOT need to attend this one. To register or for more information, please contact Matt Destino: 617-654-6664 or