The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has added a link to a translation service developed by Microsoft Inc., entitled Bing Translator, as a convenience to visitors to the DEC website who speak languages other than English.
Anaerobic Digester Annual Report Form (PDF) (12 kB) - an anaerobic digester facility is a digester that normally handles a combination of animal manure, food processing waste and grease/cooking fats to produce methane and a liquid effluent that can be land applied on farms. The methane can be used as fuel to generate heat for existing facilities.
Biosolids Processing Facility Annual Report Form (Permitted) (PDF) (101 kB) - a biosolids processing facility is involved in the processing of readily biodegradable organic components in solid waste to produce a mature product for beneficial use as a source of nutrients, organic matter, liming value, or other essential constituent for a soil or plant. The processes include, but are not limited to, heat drying, and chemical stabilization.
Composting Facility for Yard Waste Annual Report Form (Registered) (PDF) (31 kB) - a composting facility for yard waste breaks down or decomposes yard waste (typically leaves, grass clippings, small branches) into organic materials that can be used as a soil amendment or growing medium. To qualify for registration under Subpart 360-5 of Part 360, the facility can accept between 3,000 cubic yards and 10,000 cubic yards of yard waste per year.
Land Clearing Debris Landfill Annual Report Form (PDF) (277 kB) - a land clearing debris landfill is three acres or less and is used only for the disposal of vegetative matter, soil and rock resulting from activities such as land clearing and grubbing, utility line maintenance, or seasonal or storm-related cleanup such as trees, stumps, brush and leaves and including wood chips generated from these methods.
Regulated Medical Waste Facility Annual Report Form (PDF) (279 kB) a regulated medical waste facility is a facility that stores, transfers, treats or disposes of regulated medical waste or a facility that compounds and dispenses radiopharmaceuticals and stores and transfers regulated medical waste/radiopharmaceuticals.
Source-Separated Organic Waste Composting Facility Annual Report Form (Permitted) (PDF) (89 kB) - a source-separated organic waste composting facility is a facility that composts readily degradable organic material that has been separated from non-compostable material at the point of generation including, but not limited to, food waste, soiled or unrecyclable paper, and yard waste in combination with any of the former materials. It does not include biosolids, sludge, or septage.
Transfer Station Annual Report Form (PDF) (346 kB) - a transfer station is a facility that receives solid waste for subsequent transfer to another solid waste management facility for further processing, treating, transfer or disposal.
Waste Fluid Disposal Annual Report Form (PDF) (91 kB) - used by exempt scrap metal processors, metal salvage facilities, and facilities that recover metal from sludges to report how waste fluids are disposed and the amount of material received at the facility.