Focus papers have been released as part of the Solid Waste Management Study that was specified in LB1101, passed in the 2016 Legislative Session. LB1101 calls for a study that examines the status of solid waste management programs operated by the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ) to help the agency evaluate ways to modernize and potentially revise those programs. These papers are a first step in completing the final report.

The topics examined are:

These subjects as well as additional issues will be further examined in the final report. Your comments are welcome and can be submitted online.

Learn more about LB1101 and see the final papers here: