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Adoption of Final Rule: 6 NYCRR Parts 360-366 and 369, Solid Waste Management

Comprehensive Revisions, Enhancements and Structure Changes

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) filed a Notice of Adoption for a comprehensive revision to existing 6 NYCRR Part 360 regulations on September 5, 2017. The rulemaking included:

  1. Repeal of existing 6 NYCRR Parts 360, 362, 363, 364, 369 and Subpart 373-4

  2. Adoption of new 6 NYCRR Parts 360, 361, 362, 363, 364, 365, 366, and 369

  3. Renumbering existing 6 NYCRR Part 361 to Part 377; and

  4. Minor amendments to 6 NYCRR Parts 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, and 621

The regulations are effective on November 4, 2017

DEC updated the Regulatory Impact Statement, Regulatory Flexibility Analysis for Small Businesses and Local Governments, Rural Area Flexibility Analysis, and Job Impact Statement associated with this rule after careful consideration of formal and informal public comments received by DEC prior to adoption of the Final Rule. The revised regulations will be available on the DEC regulation page. Unofficial versions of the revised regulations are included below.

Part 360 Series Final Express Terms:

Other Rulemaking Documents:

Guidance Documents:

Document Repository

The documents may also be inspected at NYSDEC, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233. Please call Melissa Treers for an appointment at (518) 402-8678.


Please contact Melissa Treers at or (518) 402-8678.

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