Annual reporting of recycling activities.

Authors: Senator Ed Charbonneau


Requires a person that recycles recyclable materials (including a recyclable materials broker and the owner or operator of a composting facility, a waste tire processing operation, a resource recovery facility, a waste-to-energy facility, or a solid waste disposal facility at which recycling occurs) to submit annually to the commissioner of the department of environmental management (commissioner) a completed recycling activity report concerning the recycling activities or waste-to-energy activities conducted by the person during the year. Requires the commissioner to post on the department's Internet web site a uniform recycling activity report form to be used in making the annual recycling activity reports. Requires the commissioner to submit to the environmental quality service council an annual written report summarizing the information obtained through the recycling activity reports submitted to the commissioner.