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GEH1502: Colorado's Integrated Waste Management Study

The Solid Waste Act declares that a statewide system of integrated solid waste management planning be developed with input from local governments and citizens (C.R.S. 30-20-100.5). This integrated plan is necessary to meet Colorado's waste and materials management needs and includes recommendations for how best to manage solid waste and recycling activities within the state. The current twenty year plan was developed in 1992 and has failed to keep pace with changing waste and material management needs of CO.