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Household Hazardous Waste Managers Meeting
May 31, 2012
San Marcos Activity Center
Room 1
      501 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666
 

 10:00 AM    Welcome/Introductions

   Attendee introductions and program updates.


10:30 AM      Texas Commission on Environmental Quality 

Stephanie Cunningham and David Greer, TCEQ 

TCEQ staff update on the Household Hazardous Waste Program 


11:00 AM       Discussion on HHW Manager Certification

                     Kelly Freeman, Capital Area Council of Governments 

                     Kelly will discuss the certification and how it can be obtained.


11:30 AM      Grants from the COGs  

                     Kelly Freeman, Capital Area Council of Governments

             Kelly will discuss the types of grant requests and money available.                         

12:00 PM       Lunch/Networking

1:00 PM         NAHMMA National Conference Discussion

 Previewing the National Conference in Universal City, CA in September and thoughts on potential tracks, Lone Star Chapter attendees, delegates, etc. 

1:30 PM         Lone Star Chapter Business.

2:00 PM         Tour of San Marcos HHW Facility 

 Jo Secrest of City of San Marcos will give a tour of her HHW Facility.

3:00 PM      Adjourn



News from TCEQ

Electronics:

Holding a used electronics collection event? These resources can help you determine if your recycler meets State recycling requirements. 

A new web page that outlines the state requirements for electronics recyclers in Texas: http://www.tceq.state.tx.us/assistance/sblga/industry/e-recycling/e-recycling-regs.html   
 
A detailed checklist for help with recycling (including electronics recycling) facility compliance available at:
http://www.tceq.state.tx.us/assets/public/assistance/sblga/checklists/recycling.pdf

Pharmaceuticals:

 Study of the Methods for Disposal of Unused Pharmaceuticals

 Pharmaceuticals and Senate Bill 1757 Presentation

 


Chapter Contacts:         
Donald Hardee, President
(512) 974-4345
   
Jo Secrest, Vice-President
(512) 393-8036
 
Kelly Freeman, Secretary-Treasurer
(512) 916-6040
 
Joanie Arrott
(832) 721-4268
 
Victoria Hodge
(704) 488-0662
 
Erin Livingston
(832) 681-2525
 
Kelby Neal
(318) 397-8216

Karen Opiela
kareno@sara-tx.org
(210) 302-3280

Jack Ranney
(512) 473-3200 ext. 7651
 

 

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