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Are You a Solution Provider?

The DNREC Recycling Program offers the Recyclopedia search tool to help consumers find ways to properly dispose of things. The team is always looking for new solutions for recycling and disposing of items. If you offer a solution that might help, the team wants to hear from you. Use the form below to provide


EcoPlastic Products of Delaware Recycling Permit Approval

EcoPlastic Products of Delaware has applied for a permit to operate a recycling facility at 18 Germay Lane, in Wilmington.


Delaware Recycles!

America Recycles Day, November 15, is a reminder to reduce, reuse and recycle. We have some tips to help you remember how to recycle right in Delaware.


R&M Recycling, LLC Recycling Permit Application

R&M Recycling, LLC has applied for renewal of their permit to accept, store, and process asphalt shingle waste at their facility located at 924 Heald Street, Wilmington, for use in hot/cold mix asphalt and road subbase.


Delaware Recycles

Recycling conserves valuable natural resources and energy, reduces greenhouse gas emissions and helps us take responsibility for our waste today, as opposed to leaving a burden for future generations. Recycling is an economic engine that has created job opportunities in Delaware and has significantly reduced Delaware’s rate of


Allan Myers DE, Inc. d/b/a Allan Myers Materials Recycling Permit Application (Georgetown)

Allan Myers Materials has applied for renewal of their permit to accept, stockpile, and grind asphalt shingle waste, at their facility at 22351 Joseph Rd., Georgetown, for use in hot mix asphalt.


Allan Myers DE, Inc. d/b/a Allan Myers Materials Recycling Permit Application (Dover)

Allan Myers Materials has applied for renewal of their permit to accept, stockpile, and grind asphalt shingle waste, at their facility at 3700 Bay Rd., Dover, for use in hot mix asphalt.


Commonwealth Computer Recycling, LLC d/b/a Cybercrunch Recycling Permit Application

Commonwealth Computer Recycling, LLC, has applied for renewal of their permit to provide mobile secure hard drive and media tape destruction services.


Guardian Data Destruction, Inc. Recycling Permit Application

Guardian Data Destruction, Inc. has applied for a renewal of its permit to provide mobile secure hard drive and media tape destruction services at client locations throughout Delaware from its fleet of vehicles equipped with appropriate shredding equipment.


Magnus Environmental Resource Recovery Permit Application

Magnus Environmental has applied for a resource recovery permit to process and manage a maximum of 40 tons per day of end-of-life tires at their facility located at 220 Marsh Lane, New Castle.


Daneliz Shredding, LLC d/b/a ProShred Southern New Jersey Recycling Permit Application

Daneliz Shredding has applied for renewal of a permit to provide mobile secure hard drive and media tape destruction services at client locations throughout Delaware from its fleet of vehicles equipped with appropriate shredding equipment.


Delaware’s Plastic Carryout Bag Ban

As of July 1, 2022, retailers in the State of Delaware no longer provide a plastic carryout bag made from film at checkout. Instead, they now provide customers access to a reusable bag for purchases.
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Delaware’s Formula for Increasing Recycling – Do the Right Thing the Right Way

We celebrated America Recycles Day in November. The goal is to increase recycling efforts nationwide and in Delaware. And there are plenty of opportunities for us to make a difference, right now, through proper recycling. Our Secretary, Shawn Garvin, shares tips on how we can all recycle the right way.


Waste Not Want Not: What Really Happens to Our Recyclables

Delaware’s Materials Recycling Facility is a 64-thousand-square-foot repurposing facility with state-of-the-art sorting equipment.


Everything Including the Kitchen “Sink” — Delaware’s Artificial Reefs

Over 20 years, Delaware has recycled more than two million tons of rock, 100,000 tons of concrete, 86 tanks and armored personnel carriers, 1,329 retired subway cars and 27 retired vessels to create new, artificial reefs.


Public Hearing: Plastic Bag Ban and Recycling

The DNREC Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances will conduct a virtual public hearing on the proposed revisions to 7 DE Admin. Code 1301 Section 14 “Plastic Carryout Bag Ban and At Store Recycling Program.”


Solid Waste Facilities

DNREC’s Compliance and Permitting Section (CAPS) issues permits for all solid and hazardous waste facilities, such as operating and closed landfills and transfer stations, recycling, composting and resource recovery facilities.

Contact Us

Compliance and Permitting Section 302-739-9403



Delaware Plastic Bag Survey

Retail Stores in the State of Delaware are required to register and complete the At-Store Plastic Bag Recycling Survey and Registration. This survey should take less than 5 minutes to complete.

Contact Us

Barbara Blaier Environmental Scientist 302-739-9403


7 DE Admin. Code 1102 Natural Minor Permit Application: Delaware Recyclable Products

Delaware Recyclable Products, Inc., requests a construction permit to construct a Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) pretreatment system with associated media storage tanks, blowers, and gas analyzer at their 246 Marsh Lane, City and County of New Castle landfill.


Waste and Hazardous Substances Contacts

Timothy Ratsep, Director Richardson and Robbins Building 89 Kings Highway Dover, DE 19901 302-739-9400
Emergency Response Line: 800-662-8802 Report environmental spills, violations of


Eco Plastic Products of Delaware, Inc. Recycling Permit Application

Eco Plastic Products of Delaware, Inc. has applied for a permit to operate a recycling facility located at 18 Germay Drive, in Wilmington.


Public Hearing: Delaware Recyclable Products, Inc. (DRPI) Industrial Waste Landfill Permit

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances, will conduct a public hearing on the Industrial Waste Landfill permit modification submitted by Delaware Recyclable Products, Inc., 246 Marsh Lane, New Castle, DE 19720.


Recycling for Business

Businesses can make a major contribution to recycling in Delaware. They can help their customers recycle and manage wastes, and they can structure their own business practices to take advantage of recycling opportunities and resources.



Composting

What would you rather grow? A rich backyard garden? Or a an ever-expanding landfill down the road? By composting your yard waste and kitchen scraps, you can reduce the amount of waste that you are feeding to the landfill and at the same time produce food for your yard and garden that is as good


Recycling Public Advisory Council

The Delaware Recycling Public Advisory Council was established by the Delaware General Assembly in 2010 (7 Del. Code, §6058) to advise the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), and the Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) on all aspects of recycling.
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Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

The DNREC 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,


Topic: Recycling

Recycling is more than just a feel-good activity or a way to teach environmental stewardship in school. Recycling is an economic engine that has created job opportunities in Delaware and has significantly reduced Delaware’s rate of trash disposal while extending the life of our landfills.





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