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 Contact: Michael Globetti, DNREC Public Affairs, 302-739-9902.

Recycling Public Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, Oct. 29 in Dover

DOVER (Oct. 27, 2014) – The Recycling Public Advisory Council (RPAC) will meet from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29., at the Tatnall Building, 150 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Dover, DE 19901.

Topics on the agenda include:

·         Call to order, introductions

·         Public comments (20-minute cap, priority given to written comments)

·         Approval of minutes from Sept. 24, 2014 meeting

·         Universal Recycling Grant/loan program

o   5th cycle applications

o   Guidance for 6th cycle

·         RPAC 13th Annual Report

·         Recycling market update

·         Old/new business

·         Additional public comments

·         Next meeting: December 3, 2014 1:30-3:30pm; location: TBD (New Castle County)

The Recycling Public Advisory Council was enacted into law by Senate Bill 234 in May, 2010, and charged with advising the Governor’s Office, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, and the Delaware Solid Waste Authority on all aspects of recycling, including: development of grant criteria and selection of applications; a methodology for measuring recycling rates; and possible outreach activities designed to achieve higher recycling rates.

For more information on the Recycling Public Advisory Council, please visit

For more information or for directions to the meeting location, please contact Marshall Budin, Solid & Hazardous Waste Management Section, at 302-739-9403.

Vol. 44, No. 378

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