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Thursday February 13, 2020
 
10:00 AM
https://www.dec.ny.gov/regulations/117115.html
Contact  HWRegs@dec.ny.gov

DEC is holding public workshops on the hazardous waste revisions that DEC is considering, including the Generator Improvements Rule, state-initiated changes regarding secondary containment requirements and the creation of uniform LQG requirements, and the Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals Rule. 

During this workshop staff will talk about the revisions to the hazardous waste regulations that DEC is considering, including an in-depth discussion of EPA's Generator Improvements Rule. This discussion will also focus on state-initiated changes including expanded secondary containment requirements for the storage of liquid hazardous waste and the creation of uniform large quantity generator (LQG) requirements that would apply statewide. DEC would like to encourage stakeholders to attend and provide feedback about these revisions.

This event is being held at:
Henrietta Town Library Community Room
625 Calkins Rd.
Rochester, NY 14623

Those who wish to attend an event need to register using the link below. Each attendee needs to register separately.

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DEC expects to announce dates for workshops in the Lower Hudson Valley and Long Island areas in the near future.


1:00 PM
https://www.dec.ny.gov/regulations/117115.html
Contact  HWRegs@dec.ny.gov

DEC is holding public workshops on the hazardous waste revisions that DEC is considering, including the Generator Improvements Rule, state-initiated changes regarding secondary containment requirements and the creation of uniform LQG requirements, and the Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals Rule. 

During this workshop staff will talk about the revisions to the hazardous waste regulations that DEC is considering, including an in-depth discussion of EPA's Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals Rule. DEC would like to encourage stakeholders to attend and provide feedback about these revisions.

This event is being held at:
Henrietta Town Library Community Room
625 Calkins Rd.
Rochester, NY 14623

Those who wish to attend an event need to register using the link below. Each attendee needs to register separately.

Register for this event >>

DEC expects to announce dates for workshops in the Lower Hudson Valley and Long Island areas in the near future.


7:00 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1835.html
Contact  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center
518-475-0291 or 5Rivers@dec.ny.gov
Location  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, 56 Game Farm Road Delmar, NY 12054 - Map

How to Do It: Gardening with Native Plants
Albany County Master Gardener, Martie Teumim, will discuss what constitutes a “native” plant and the benefits of using native plants in your garden. She will also speak about what plants are considered non-native and invasive in New York State. She will walk you through what to plant and how to gradually change your yard to native species providing lists of native and invasive plants for you to take home.

NOTE: Organized groups (scouts, schools, hiking clubs, etc.) are welcome, but are asked to call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291 to register.


LegendFive Rivers Workshops






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