Category: Solid Waste

Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Waste Management

What Has Changed? For many years, the Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining (DOGM) at the Utah Department of Natural Resources, provided regulatory oversight of wastes generated from the exploration and production (E&P) of crude oil and natural gas throughout the State. With DOGM’s oversight, these wastes were formerly excluded from the Solid and Hazardous …

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Statewide Recycling Data Initiative

Utah does not have a centralized means of collecting and sharing recycling data, making it difficult to determine how well our state’s recycling programs are working. The goal of the Statewide Recycling Data Initiative is to provide user-friendly tools that will assess recycling performance by collecting and sharing state-wide data on the amount of waste …

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Recycling Market Development Zones

What is the Recycling Market Development Zone Act? The Law In 1996, the Utah Legislature created the Utah Recycling Market Development Zone (RMDZ) Act, which provides environmental and economic benefits to Utah businesses and citizens (Title 19 Utah Code, Chapter 13).  This legislation encourages individuals and businesses to recycle by offering tax credits for the …

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Solid Waste Permitting

Businesses may only dispose of or incinerate solid waste at permitted facilities in compliance with Utah’s Solid Waste Rules. Non-hazardous solid waste generally consists of municipal garbage, industrial waste, or construction/demolition debris. New and expanding disposal sites, including on-site industrial facilities, must obtain permits, and all facilities are subject to inspection. Nearly all landfills are …

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Scrap Metal Yards Resources

Best Management Practices DEQ’s Best Management Practices for Automotive Salvage Yards Poster: Screen version (1.2 MB) Print and fold brochure version (3.2 MB) Scrap Metal Recyclers Automotive Salvage Yard Self-Inspection Checklist (163 KB) DEQ Contact N/A Endorsement Disclaimer Reference to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or to any trade, firm, or corporation is for the …

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Recycling Electronics Responsibly

Jump to … E-Waste The Problem Local Recyclers Responsible Consumers Safely Recycling Electronics Are you wondering what to do with your old electronics? America’s growing use of electronics has created a new environmental challenge: electronic waste, or e-waste. What is Considered E-waste? The following unusable electronics are considered e-waste: Audio and Stereo Equipment Cellular Phones …

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Beaver County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites Beaver County Info Southern Utah Recycling Coalition Electronics Recyclers To recycle electronic waste, residents should refer to the closest electronic waste facilities to their home listed in Cache, Weber, Davis, Salt Lake, Summit, Utah, or Washington Counties. Some electronics recyclers may charge for certain items – please check with the recycler …

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Box Elder County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites with Recycling Information Box Elder County Landfill Electronics Recyclers To recycle electronic waste, residents should refer to the closest electronic waste facilities to their home listed in Cache, Weber, Davis, Salt Lake, Summit, Utah, or Washington Counties. N/A County Contacts Bear River Health DepartmentKoby Bennett (kbennett@brhd.org)(435) 792-6465 Gina Allen (gallen@boxeldercounty.org), Director …

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Cache County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites with Recycling Information Curbside Collection Information Drop Off Centers for Green Waste and Recycling Household Hazardous Waste Electronics Recyclers Some electronics recyclers may charge for certain items – please check with the recycler directly to determine if you will be charged to recycle your items. Best Buy1475 North Main StreetLogan, UT …

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Carbon County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites with Recycling Information N/A Electronics Recyclers To recycle electronic waste, residents should refer to the closest electronic waste facilities to their home listed in Cache, Weber, Davis, Salt Lake, Summit, Utah, or Washington Counties. N/A County Contacts SE Utah Health Dept.Orion Rogers (orogers@utah.gov), EHD(435) 259-5602 Daniel Lukes (daniel.luke@carbon.utah.gov), Landfill Manager(435) 636-3652 …

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Daggett County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites with Recycling Information Recycling Guide Electronics Recyclers To recycle electronic waste, residents should refer to the closest electronic waste facilities to their home listed in Cache, Weber, Davis, Salt Lake, Summit, Utah, or Washington Counties. N/A County Contacts David Coombs (davidc@manilautah.com), Manila Mayor(435) 748-3143 Comments For information about this site, please …

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Davis County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites with Recycling Information Davis County Health Department Wasatch Integrated Electronics Recyclers Some electronics recyclers may charge for certain items – please check with the recycler directly to determine if you will be charged to recycle your items. Bountiful City Landfill1300 West 1600 NorthWest Bountiful, UT 84087(801) 298-6169 Clearfield Recycling96 West 1700 …

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Duchesne County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites with Recycling Information General Recycling Electronics Recyclers To recycle electronic waste, residents should refer to the closest electronic waste facilities to their home listed in Cache, Weber, Davis, Salt Lake, Summit, Utah, or Washington Counties. N/A County Contacts Hal Giles (hgiles@duchesne.utah.gov), Landfill Manager(435) 454-3430 Comments For information about this site, please …

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Emery County Recycling Information

City and Landfill Sites with Recycling Information General Recycling Electronics Recyclers To recycle electronic waste, residents should refer to the closest electronic waste facilities to their home listed in Cache, Weber, Davis, Salt Lake, Summit, Utah, or Washington Counties. N/A County Contacts SE Utah Health DepartmentOrion Rogers (orogers@utah.gov), EHD(435) 259-5602 Wayde Neilson (wayden@emery.utah.gov), Landfill Manager(435) …

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