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[GreenYes] Re: Ordinances that facilitate on-farm composting



PA has recently revised their composting regulations to make it easier
to do on farm composting, see
http://www.dep.state.pa.us/dep/deputate/airwaste/wm/recycle/Compost_sum/GP-farm.htm
or

http://www.epa.gov/reg3wcmd/composting/sec_VI_mid_atlantic_composting_regulations.pdf
and/or contact Dan Lapato of PADEP at dlapato@no.address


On May 9, 12:22 pm, "Wonsidler, Michael"
<Michael.Wonsid...@no.address> wrote:
> > The County of San Diego is discussing revising local ordinances to promote
> > on-farm composting. Our region has a strong agricultural community (Over
> > 6,000 farms, ranks 5th in nation in agricultural value), however our
> > current local regulations are restrictive when it comes to composting at
> > farms. As a vital part of an comprehensive organic materials management
> > strategy, we view returning organic materials to farms as ideal locations
> > to encourage composting.
>
> Can anyone send information on jurisdictions with ordinances that promote on
> farm composting? We'd like to review model ordinances before considering
> crafting our own.
>
>
>
> > Thanks for any leads!
>
> > Michael Wonsidler
> > Recycling Specialist II
> > County of San Diego
> > Public Works | Solid Waste Planning and Recycling
> > office: 858.874.4081
> > fax: 858.874.4058
> > 5469 Kearny Villa Road | Suite 305 | San Diego, California 92123
> > Michael.Wonsid...@no.address Hide quoted text -
>
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