Materials Accepted

Chaffee Landfill accepts waste streams in accordance with the following regulations to ensure Waste Management does not receive any Hazardous Waste or Non-Acceptable Waste:

- Federal Regulations
- NYSDEC Part 360 Regulations: Subtitle D
- New York State Operating Permit Specific by Landfill Compliance

Waste Materials Permitted

All waste streams permitted at Chaffee Landfill are done in accordance with NYSDEC Part 360 regulations and any special conditions set forth in the Operating Permit issued by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. These waste streams include:

  • Municipal Solid Waste (MSW)
  • Special Waste
  • Construction and Demolition Debris
  • Beneficial Use Determination (BUD) Material and Alternate Daily Cover Materials

- A Waste Management Special Waste Profile must be completed and the appropriate testing is required before approval or acceptance of this material.
(Also see asbestos and testing guidance for additional information.)

- All haulers must have a valid NYS Part 364 Waste Transporter Permit.

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