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Additional Resources for Solid Waste Management Planning

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Managing and Transforming Waste Streams - Explore 100 policies and programs communities can implement to reduce the amount of waste disposed in landfills and promote waste prevention and materials reuse across waste generation sectors. Access cities' and counties' ordinances, contracts, franchise agreement language, and program websites. From US EPA.

Population and MSW Composition Calculator - Determine population changes over the course of the planning period of the LSWMP and estimate the municipal solid waste (MSW) stream composition for the local planning unit. Project changes to the waste stream over the course of the planning period based on projected goals for reduction of waste disposal.

C&D Debris Waste Composition and Projection Calculator - Project changes to the waste stream over the course of the planning period, based on projected goals for reduction of waste disposal.



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