NYSDEC Revised the Current 6 NYCRR Part 226

NYSDEC revised the current 6 NYCRR Part 226 into two parts, “Solvent Cleaning Processes” and “Industrial Cleaning Solvents”, and made changes to Part 201, ‘Permits and Registrations’. Now, rules apply to the cleaning of all materials, not just metal, and changed the current ‘cold cleaning’ requirement of using a solvent. No changes are being proposed… Read More

Waste Containerization Systems in Certain Buildings

Waste Containerization System

The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (“HPD”) is proposing to revise the rules to require certain buildings to install and utilize waste containerization systems for the management of waste generated. Who will install and utilize waste containerization system? Owners and/or managing agents of certain new or altered residential multiple dwellings. Who… Read More

Waste Management Plans for Certain Buildings

New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is proposing to revise the rules to require certain buildings to submit a “Building Waste Management Plan.” Who will submit the “Building Waste Management Plan”? Owners and/or managing agents of certain new or altered residential multiple dwellings. Who will be affected? (Does this action apply to me?) Any new… Read More