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Solid Waste Planning and Recycling Act (Illinois)

Eligibility 
Local Government
Program Info
State 
Illinois
Program Type 
Environmental Regulations
Provider 
Illinois EPA

It is the purpose of this Act to provide incentives for decreased generation of municipal waste, to require certain counties to develop comprehensive waste management plans that place substantial emphasis on recycling and other alternatives to landfills, to encourage municipal recycling and source reduction, and to promote composting of yard waste.