Construction and demolition debris

Construction and demolition debris

Nonhazardous materials such as asphalt, concrete, brick, lumber, wallboard, roofing materials, ceramics, and plastics resulting from construction, deconstruction, remodeling, repair, cleanup, or demolition operations.
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According to Singas, on April 24 the Department of Transportation contacted the Department of Environmental Conservation about illegaldumping of construction and demolition debris found on vacant land on the south side of Jerusalem Avenue, bordered to the west by the Meadowbrook State Parkway, in Uniondale.
The license imposes new conditions and allows the company to continue and expand its construction and demolition debris processing facility at One Dexter Road in the Rumford section of East Providence.
The EPA recently reported that doubling the reuse and recycling of construction and demolition debris would result in an emissions savings of 150 million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent per year, equal to the entire annual carbon emissions from the state of North Carolina.
A mandatory construction and demolition debris management policy has taken effect in Canmore, Alberta, Canada, according to a report in the Rocky Mountain Outlook (Canmore).
John Lynch has signed into law a measure permanently banning the burning of toxic construction and demolition debris.
The National Federation of Demolition Contractors, which promotes the demolition industry in the United Kingdom, has released details of the amount of construction and demolition debris produced, processed and recycled last year.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) report titled Characterization of Building-Related Construction and Demolition Debris in the United States estimated that about 136 million tons of building-related C&D debris was generated in 1996.
Construction and demolition debris held the only big surprise, representing 12 percent of Fresh Kills' volume.
submitted an application for a new construction and demolition debris processing facility and transfer station at its facility in Johnston.
County officials in York County, S.C., have approved a new solid waste plan that forbids any new construction and demolition debris landfills in the county, according to a news item in the Herald (Rock Hill, S.C.).
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