Training & Certification
This course reviews the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, particularly Subtitle D, Part 258.20 and provides examples of methods and procedures to identify and screen waste at a MSW Disposal facility. The fundamental and practical elements of waste screening, types of equipment used, space requirements and handling of unacceptable waste are discussed.
Also available in Spanish.
The intended audience for this course is individuals responsible for waste screening operations such as gate attendants, landfill owners, operators, managers, supervisors, and foremen.
The text for this course is Waste Screening at MSW Management Facilities. It is a comprehensive waste screening operations manual detailing the following topics with supplemental images, graphs and examples for participants to discuss.
The course consists of lecture, class activities, and exercises. This comprehensive manual details the following topics with supplemental images, graphs, examples and exercises. It serves as an on the job reference.