Part 360 Financial Assurance Requirements

Under the revised Part 360 Solid Waste Regulations, New York State requires applicable facility owners to prove they are ready for the financial burden of closing their facility, if necessary. These requirements are intended to demonstrate that environmental monitoring and maintenance protocol required to properly close a solid waste facility will not become the responsibility… Read More

Part 360 – Beneficial Use Determination Part II

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) revised Part 360 Section 360.12: Beneficial Use after the public had many comments and questions about the beneficial use determination criteria and procedure.  The NYSDEC defines Beneficial Use as when solid waste is no longer classified as waste and can be used.  Walden discussed the NYSDEC… Read More

3 New Compliance Regulations for NYS DEC Part 360

Transfer Station Permit Application

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation published the new Part 360 compliance regulations for Solid Waste Management Facilities on September 20th, 2017. The rule will come into effect starting November 4th, 2017. The new rules are affecting all transfer stations and every facility must comply with the new regulations starting May 3rd, 2018… Read More

Part 360 – Beneficial Use Determination Part I

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) received many comments on the proposed Part 360 rule changes, which have been finalized and go into effect on November 4th, 2017.   The NYSDEC revised Part 360 section 360.12 Beneficial Use based on the numerous comments they received.  These updates were made in an effort to… Read More