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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Solid Waste Management Bureau
Generally speaking, “solid waste” is any abandoned or discarded material that has been placed in the waste stream.This includes, for example, household trash, construction and demolition debris, furniture, appliances, tires, and recyclables, such as paper, cans, glass and plastic containers. Wastes that are not solid waste and regulated by other programs include hazardous waste, biosolids and septage. Proper management of solid waste and the facilities that collect, process and dispose of solid waste is one of New Hampshire’s primary health and environmental priorities. NHDES oversees the management of solid waste through a combination of permitting, training and compliance programs.

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  • NHDES Solid Waste Management Bureau
    29 Hazen Drive; PO Box 95
    Concord, NH 03302-0095
    (603) 271-2925
    (603) 271-2456 (fax)



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NH Department of Environmental Services | 29 Hazen Drive | PO Box 95 | Concord, NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-3503 | TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964 | Hours: M-F, 8am-4pm

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