Materials Management Strategy: conduct regional research on material management contracting and disposal fees to help determine best practices that can be shared regionally to improve local decision-making for material management Supporting Project Complete Regional Recycling Assessment
Providing information to counties and planning units will allow them to make the best local choices for management of materials, will help them maximize profits from resale and improve environmental quality.
A regional organization or academic institution can develop and complete a study to compare contracting and disposal fee mechanisms between counties and planning units to determine the most effective operational structures for reducing waste generation and incentivize the collection of marketable recyclables and recovered materials. Share information regionally. 260
North Country Region Sustainability Plan