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Hazardous Waste Reduction Plan Resources

The Following is a List of Resources Which Serve as Additional Guidance for Completing a Hazardous Waste Reduction Plan (HWRP).

  1. Webinar guidance on how to complete and submit a Hazardous Waste Reduction Plan (HWRP). DEC presented this 50-minute webinar on May 24, 2017 and it provides assistance on the successful development of a Hazardous Waste Reduction Plan, and the subsequent Annual Status Reports and Biennial Updates required under the HWRP program:
  2. The NYS Pollution Prevention Institute (P2I) and DEC presented a 50-minute webinar on March 8, 2017 and the link to the recording is below. The presentation emphasizes how being preventative, rather than reactive, is a win-win due to the high costs and multiple risks associated with managing hazardous waste:
  3. Hazardous Waste Reduction Plan template - This template serves as an outline with guidance on how to format your HWRP and what to include in each section.
  4. The NYS Pollution Prevention Institute (P2I) is a great resource that can assist you with reducing your hazardous waste streams. For more information on the P2I (link leaves DEC's website), including contact information, please visit their website.
  5. Guidance Document for Hazardous Waste Reduction Plans, Annual Status Reports & Biennial Updates.

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