MassDEP Waste & Recycling Contacts

Find out who to contact at the Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) to learn about environmental issues related to managing solid and hazardous wastes and to recycling in Massachusetts.
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Hazardous Waste Management

Auto Shredders
Dikran Kaligian: 617-556-1022

Hazardous Household Products
Household Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste Biennial Report
Mike Hurley: 617-292-5633

Hazardous Waste Advisory Committee
James Paterson: 617-556-1096

Hazardous Waste Data
Mike Hurley: 617-292-5633

Hazardous Waste Emergency Treatment Licenses
Marrcus Henry: 617-292-5576

Hazardous Waste Facilities
James Paterson: 617-556-1096

Hazardous Waste Generators
List of Massachusetts Hazardous Waste Generators (Excel File)

Hazardous Waste Manifests
Marrcus Henry: 617-292-5576

Hazardous Waste Recycling (Class A, B & C)
James Paterson: 617-556-1096

Hazardous Waste Regulations
James Paterson: 617-556-1096

Hazardous Waste Status Determinations
James Paterson: 617-556-1096

Hazardous Waste Transporter Licensing & VID Fees
Marrcus Henry: 617-292-5576

Hazardous Waste Treatability Studies
Richard Blanchet: 617-654-6585

Household Hazardous Waste
See: Hazardous Household Products: Handling & Management

Infectious Waste
Department of Public Health (DPH): 617-727-2660

Lead Paint Removal & Waste Management
James Paterson: 617-556-1096

Pesticides
Pesticide Bureau: 617-626-1700

Universal Waste Rule
James Paterson: 617-556-1096

Used Motor Oil
Dikran Kaligian: 617-556-1022Waste Facility Closures
Dave Ellis: 617-292-5983

    Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Bottle/Can Deposits & Redemption Centers
    MassDEP Bottle Bill Hotline: 617-556-1054 or Deposit Bottle & Can Recycling

    Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) & Electronics
    Brooke Nash: 617-292-5984

    Composting, Commercial
    Sean Sylver: 617-292-5747

    Composting, Residential
    Ann McGovern: 617-292-5834

    Construction & Demolition (C&D) Debris
    Mike Elliott: 617-292-5575

    Dental Amalgam/Mercury Recycling
    Geri Lambert: 617-292-5979

    Fluorescent Lamp Recycling
    Find Mercury Product Recycling Drop-Off Locations

    Recycling Data
    John Fischer: 617-292-5632

    Recycling Equipment & Grants
    Tina Klein: 617-292-5704

    Recycling, Business
    RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts: 888-254-5525

    Recycling, Residential
    How & Where to Recycle

    Recycling Market Development
    John Fischer: 617-292-5632

    Solid Waste Master Plan
    John Fischer: 617-292-5632Waste Disposal Bans
    John Fischer: 617-292-5632

      Solid Waste Facilities & Management

      Anaerobic Digestion/Organics Conversion
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Ash Management & Disposal
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Beneficial Use Determinations (BUDs)
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Contaminated Soil Management
      Richard Blanchet: 617-654-6585 or Paul Locke: 617-556-1160

      Dredged Sediments, Upland Disposal
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Landfill Closures
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Municipal Waste Combustors (Incinerators)
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Municipal Waste Combustors - Material Separation Plans
      Brooke Nash: 617-292-5984

      Renewable Energy on Closed Landfills
      James Doucett: 617-292-5868

      Solid Waste Facility Data
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Solid Waste Facility Permitting
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Solid Waste Facility Site Assignments
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Solid Waste Master Plan
      John Fischer: 617-292-5632

      Special Waste
      Tom Adamczyk: 617-574-6867

      Waste Disposal Bans
      John Fischer: 617-292-5632

      White Goods (Appliances) Management
      James Paterson: 617-556-1096

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