Solid Waste Management

Solid Waste Management is responsible for carrying out or conducting various municipal solid waste management related services and support activities. Such services and activities include monitoring the overall implementation of the region's Solid Waste Management Plan, assisting the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) in implementing and monitoring, at the regional level, various municipal solid waste management programs, supporting (where applicable) regional and sub-regional waste advisory committees, formatting regional strategies that address various TCEQ priorities, and conducting a variety of solid waste related information and technical assistance activities for the region.

One of the purposes of this department is to further the accomplishment of the waste reduction and recycling goals of Senate Bill 1349, and Senate Bill 1051, and the TCEQ rules as they apply to the implementation of composting, waste reduction, waste diversion, and/or various recycling projects that are designed to reduced overall the amount of municipal solid waste disposed of by landfilling.

Solid Waste Management is also responsible to manage and administer pass-through grant programs for Solid Waste Implementation.

Solid Waste Management Plan

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Texas Environmental Training & Compliance - (TETC)
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Municipal Solid Waste Maps

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) maps, which include information about landfills, landfill gas for beneficial use, monofill landfills, and processing facilities.

Click here to view the Landfill Maps

Todd Mistrot
- Regional Services Director

POB 60660
Midland TX 79711-0660

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