E-Waste Recycling Grants Available

The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation is offering a fourth round of grant funding from the Environmental Protection
Fund for collection and recycling of eligible electronic wastes (e-waste).

Approximately $900,000 is available to cities, towns and villages across the state to help them mitigate expenses. Approximately
$900,000 will be available for the 2018 funding period (January 1, 2018-December 31, 2018). DEC will accept applications beginning
January 1, 2019 and no later than February 28, 2019. Municipalities may receive reimbursement of up to 50% of eligible expenses.

For more information, see http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/8778.html.