2012 Product Stewardship Report and Comments

DEP has completed its second report, Implementing Product Stewardship in Maine (pdf format), published pursuant to 38 MRSA § 1772. The department accepted comments on the Report until January 16, 2012. The report and comments were submitted to the Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resources on January 16, 2012.

On January 10, then Bureau of Remediation & Waste Management Director Ron Dyer submitted this memo to the Legislature’s Environment and Natural Resources Committee to clarify the Department’s intent regarding its approach to product stewardship and affirm the Department’s commitment to fully implementing and improving the product stewardship programs we are charged with administering.

For further information contact:

Melanie Loyzim
Maine DEP
Bureau of Remediation and Waste Management
17 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0017