Solid, Hazardous & Medical Waste

Responsibilities


  • Assign the site for all hazardous waste disposal facilities
  • Assign the sites of sanitary landfills, refuse incinerators, waste storage or treatment plants, and refuse transfer stations
  • Consider and act upon applications for permits for the disposal of special wastes
  • Collect sharp needles in the Board of Health Sharp Collection kiosk on the first floor of Town Hall
  • Ensure proper disposal of home sharps in the Town
  • Issue notices of violation to waste generators
  • Ensure compliance with medical and biological waste disposal regulations