Rules and Regulations Governing the Administration and Enforcement of the Rhode Island Mercury Education and Reduction Act


250-RICR-140-20-3 INACTIVE RULE

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Title 250 Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Chapter 140 Waste and Materials Management
Subchapter 20 Recycling & Special Waste
Part 3 Rules and Regulations Governing the Administration and Enforcement of the Rhode Island Mercury Education and Reduction Act - Mercury Reduction Regulations
Type of Filing Adoption
Regulation Status Inactive View Active Rule
Effective 05/11/2004 to 12/28/2005

Regulation Authority :

RIGL 23-24.9 (1956) and 42-17.1(1956)

Purpose and Reason :

In accordance with the Mercury Education and Reduction Act of 2001, R.I. General Laws Chapter 23-24.9 (1956), the purpose of these regulations is to improve public and ecosystem health by achieving significant reductions in environmental mercury by encouraging the establishment of effective waste reduction, recycling, management and education programs.

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