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Waste Management Assistance Act (Iowa)

Eligibility 
Agricultural
Commercial
Construction
Fuel Distributor
Industrial
Institutional
Investor-Owned Utility
Municipal/Public Utility
Residential
Rural Electric Cooperative
Utility
Program Info
State 
Iowa
Program Type 
Environmental Regulations
Provider 
Iowa Department of Natural Resources

This section promotes the proper and safe storage, treatment, and disposal of solid, hazardous, and low-level radioactive wastes in Iowa, and calls on Iowans to assume responsibility for waste disposal within the state. The Department of Natural Resources is tasked with establishing a comprehensive solid waste management plan. In addition, the Department, in cooperation with the small business assistance center at the University of Northern Iowa, shall work with generators of hazardous wastes in the state to develop and implement aggressive waste minimization programs.