Hazelton Area - The Story of Garbage

Chapter 1 - Did you take Out the Garbage?

  • A Brief History of Waste Management
  • Integrated Waste Management at Work
  • Reduce
  • Reuse
  • Recycle
  • Compost
  • Waste
  • Can My Effort Really Make a Difference?
  • What's in it for Me?
  • What About Business?
  • Why is Reducing the Amount of Trash in the Landfill Important?
  • Looking for More Information and Resources
  • What is Diversion?
  • The Blue Bin Program
  • What is the RDKS Proposing to do to Improve Waste Management?
  • What is Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)?
  • What is Product Stewardship?
  • What's My Role in EPR/Product Stewardship?
  • What Next?
  • More Information
  • What does a modern engineered landfill look like?
  • How will the Hazelton Landfill be developed over time?
  • How will leachate be dealt with at the Hazelton Landfill?
  • Leachate will be contained
  • Leachate will be collected
  • Leachate will be treated
  • How will the environment be protected now and in the future?
  • Public and Expert Opinion