On July 6, 2020, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA) Division of Materials and Waste Management filed eight municipal solid waste (MSW) landfill rules with the Joint Committee on Agency Review. The eight rules proposed for revision are:
The public comment period will run until August 12, 2020. On that date, the Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public hearing on the rules. The link to the virtual hearing is at the Ohio EPA’s webex events site: https://ohioepa.webex.com/mw3300/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=ohioepa&service=6
Written comments can be submitted during the virtual public hearing or emailed to Michelle Mountjoy at email@example.com.
Steve Williamson is a Senior Scientist with Cox-Colvin & Associates, Inc. He holds a BS degree in Environmental Health and an MS degree in Hydrogeology from Wright State University. Mr. Williamson has over 30 years' experience working on brownfields, solid and hazardous waste, and groundwater contamination projects in Ohio and the Midwest.