Skip to main content

What is a Solid Waste Notification for Composting?

What is a Solid Waste Notification for Composting?

Revised On: Mar. 4, 2024 - 11:10 p.m.

This notification is for composting facilities to notify ADEQ of composting operations, as they relate to solid waste. The notification should be provided no later than 30 days prior to operation for new facilities. The notification is valid for the life of the facility, but should be amended as needed. 

A notice must provide:

• The facility name and mailing address;

• The legal description by township, range and section, and county assessor's book, map and parcel number;

• A description of waste storage and treatment equipment and methods of waste management, including types and volumes of waste handled and time the waste remains on site; a description of waste management practices used at the facility including measures taken to protect the environment and public health;

• A diagram of the property showing the location of the solid waste facility or facilities.