115A.909 SHREDDER RESIDUE; MANAGEMENT.
The commissioner, in consultation with persons who are engaged in the business of shredding
motor vehicles, appliances, and other sources of recyclable steel, shall study management of
shredder residue. To the extent possible under state and federal law, the commissioner shall
encourage reduction in the amount of residue generated, allow beneficial use of the residue,
and minimize costs of management and disposal. The commissioner shall study all reasonably
ascertainable alternatives for management of the residue, including use as cover material at
solid waste disposal facilities, use in manufacture of refuse-derived fuel, and any other resource
recovery management technique.
History: 1993 c 172 s 61