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MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT Land and Materials Administration.

 

Dave Mrgich provided an overview of the HB 171and the study topics, discussed the scope of work for the study group, and established how the study group will operate. Study Topic 1: Diversion of organic materials from refuse disposal facilities in the State, including State laws or regulations governing the diversion of organics was addressed at this meeting.

 

Please click here to read the minutes from the HB 171 – Yard Waste, Food Residuals, and Other Organic Materials Diversion and Infrastructure Study.

Our own Jane Thery was there raising the issue of horse manure composting.

• Resource Management Program 1800 Washington Boulevard • Suite 610 • Baltimore Maryland 21230-1719 410-537-3314 • 800-633-6101 x3314 • www.mde.maryland.gov/composting 5-Mar-18 \TTY Users: 800-735-2258 HB 171 – Yard Waste, Food Residuals, and Other Organic Materials Diversion and Infrastructure Study Study Group Meeting January 24, 2018 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

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