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Delaware state law requires certain stores to provide plastic bag recycling programs. This applies to retail establishments of over 7,000 square feet or with three or more locations of 3,000 square feet or more in Delaware. The law also requires stores to register with DNREC to ensure that recycling programs are working.
The Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances protects the environment and human health and safety. The Division encourages waste reduction, reuse, and recycling. It ensures compliance with waste and hazardous substance management laws. The Division leads investigation and clean-up of contaminated sites. It regulates installation, operation, removal and remediation
The management of solid and hazardous wastes, and hazardous materials, has long been a core function of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC).