Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Regulated Materials

Regulated waste management

Management specifics

Abandoned container

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.

General process 

Approved products list (APL)

Knowing your waste

Waste handling

Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) consolidation program