Solid Waste and Recycling

ELM has extensive experience in environmental management of solid waste and scrap recycling facilities, as well as landfill remediation.  Under the direction of Mr. Ken Hart, former director of NJDEP's Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste, ELM can provide solid waste and recycling services including:

Permitting, Licensing, Acquisitions & Registration Assistance

  • Landfills
  • Resource Recovery Facilities
  • Transfer Stations/Material Recovery Facilities
  • Recycling Centers
  • Used Oil Facilities
  • Compost Facilities
  • County Plan Inclusion
  • A-901 Applications
  • Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity
  • Tariffs

Scrap Recycling Facilities

  • Environmental Management Programs/Systems
  • Coproduct Determinations
  • Storm Water Permitting
  • Soil Management Plans
  • ISO 14000

Waste Minimization

  • Beneficial Reuse Approvals (soil, sludge, dredge, ash, etc.)
  • Waste Minimization Audits
  • Pollution Prevention Plans

Landfill Redevelopment

  • Investigations
  • Risk-based Remediation
  • Customized Closure Plans
  • Evaluation of Reuse Options
  • Landfill Mining

Facility Audits and Compliance

  • Compliance Audits and Inspections
  • Enforcement Action Responses
  • Performing Partnership Agreements
  • Routine Monitoring Activities

ELM's Solid Waste and Recycling services are coordinated by Mr. Ken Hart.  You can contact him at with any questions about our services in this area.