Disaster Debris Management – Recycle and Landfill Locations Mapped

According to a July 7, 2020 EPA Sustainable Materials Management listserv announcement https://www.epa.gov/smm “… EPA recently launched the nationwide expansion of an interactive dataset that maps recyclers and landfills for the planning, response, and recovery of debris …” https://www.epa.gov/large-scale-residential-demolition/disaster-debris-recovery-tool “… The disaster debris recovery tool can assist federal, state, local and tribal emergency personnel to quickly identify recycling, composting, and disposal facilities near affected areas that may be able to accept disaster debris. The recovery tool can also assist with debris management planning by identifying potential facilities before a disaster occurs, which can help communities recover faster …” #PlasticWaste #Recycling