Accession Number:

ADA566878

Title:

Sustainable Solid Waste Program

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING COMMAND SAN DIEGO CA SOUTHWEST DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Sustainable Solid Waste Program MISSION, VISION, GUIDING PRINCIPALS. MISSION Provide policy, guidance, and direction to institutionalize and execute sustainable solid resource and waste management practices throughout NRSW for all activities that generate non-hazardous solid waste. Holistic Approach that Emphasizes Resource Commodity Management Develop Management Approaches for Different Navy Communities. Promote a Culture of Resourcefulness vs. Wastefulness. VISION By 2012, NRSW will have a fully institutionalized Sustainable Solid Waste Management Program that is efficiently and effectively executed. Move towards SSW s 2020 Vision NOTHING WASTED . GUIDING PRINCIPALS Use RCRA definition of non-hazardous solid waste and DoD s solid waste hierarchy of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Disposal only as a last resort. Leadership has a role to promote a culture of resourcefulness versus wastefulness.

Subject Categories:

  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE