Solid Waste

February 19, 2016 |

Solid Waste Management Program (Funding from US Department of Agriculture, Rural Development)

RCAP’s Solid Waste Program helps reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources through technical assistance and training to improve the planning and management of solid waste sites. Program activities include:

  • evaluating current landfill conditions to identify threats to water resources.
  • providing technical assistance or training to enhance the operation and maintenance of active landfills.
  • provide technical assistance or training to help communities reduce the amount of solid waste coming into a landfill.
  • providing technical assistance or training to prepare for closure and future use of a landfill site.