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.


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Texas Environmental Training & Compliance - (TETC)
Texas Illegal Dumping Resource Center


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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 the Permian Basin Landfill Map.


Solid Waste Management Plan

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Virginia Belew - Regional Services Director
PBRPC
POB 60660
Midland TX 79711-0660
432.563.1061

Roman Alvarez - Program Manager

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