Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Regulated Materials

Regulated waste management

Management specifics

Waste management practices

The following are established practices for managing specific MnDOT waste materials:

Waste recycle, reuse and disposal

MnDOT’s regulated waste management program includes evaluating the contractors and facilities that handle or accept department waste materials for disposal, reuse or recycling. The objective of the evaluation is to reduce environmental liability by ensuring that the department’s wastes are handled properly.

Waste chemical data

Specific chemical data may be required to transport, recycle, reuse or dispose of certain waste materials. The following is waste chemical data that may be used to meet regulatory needs:

General process 

Non-regulated products to avoid waste

Knowing your waste

Waste handling

Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) consolidation program