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1550 Crystal Drive, Suite 804, Arlington, VA 22202
T: 800-424-2869, 202-244-4700
F: 202-966-4824

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Helpful Links

Federal Agencies

Environmental Protection Agency

The home page for America’s agency overseeing environmental protection.

Department of Transportation

The department responsible for regulating trucks, driving, and federal highways.

National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health

Occupational Health and Safety Administration

The agency responsible for workplace safety. The OSHA home page includes links to a wide array of valuable information about compliance assistance, ergonomics, blood borne pathogens, etc. 

U.S. Congress

  • Thomas
    The Library of Congress’ portal site to congressional information, including legislation.
  • U.S. House of Representatives
    The home page for the House, it offers access to all member and committee web pages. 
  • U.S. Senate
    The home page for the Senate, it offers access to all member and committee web pages.

Trade Publications


American National Standards Institute

ANSI is the primary organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary standardization and conformity assessment system.


NSSN serves is a one-stop information source to search for a particular standard, track the status of a new standards development project, or to identify a contact person who can interpret a standard.

State Environmental Agencies

  • Alabama - Department of Environmental Management
  • Alaska- Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Arizona- Department of Environmental Quality
  • Arkansas- Department of Environmental Quality
  • California- California Environmental Protection Agency
  • California- California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)
  • Colorado- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
  • Connecticut - Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
  • Delaware- Delaware Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Control
  • Florida- Florida Department of Environmental Protection
  • Georgia- Georgia Department of Natural Resources
  • Hawaii- Hawaii Department of Health
  • Idaho- Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
  • Illinois- Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
  • Illinois- Illinois Pollution Control Board
  • Indiana- Indiana Department of Environmental Management
  • Iowa- Iowa Department of Natural Resources
  • Kansas- Kansas Department of Health and Environment
  • Kentucky- Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection
  • Louisiana- Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
  • Maine- Maine Department of Environmental Protection
  • Maryland- Maryland Department of the Environment
  • Massachusetts- Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs
  • Michigan- Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
  • Minnesota- Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
  • Mississippi- Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality
  • Missouri- Missouri Department of Natural Resources
  • Montana- Montana Department of Environmental Quality
  • Nebraska- Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
  • Nevada- Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
  • New Hampshire - New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
  • New Jersey - New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
  • New Mexico- New Mexico Environment Department
  • New York - New York Department of Environmental Conservation
  • North Carolina - North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources
  • North Dakota- North Dakota Department of Health
  • Ohio- Ohio Department of Natural Resources
  • Ohio- Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
  • Oklahoma- Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality
  • Oregon- Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
  • Pennsylvania- Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
  • Rhode Island- Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
  • South Carolina - South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
  • South Dakota - South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources
  • Tennessee- Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation
  • Texas- Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
  • Utah- Utah Department of Environmental Quality
  • Vermont- Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Virginia- Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
  • Washington- Washington Department of Ecology
  • West Virginia- West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
  • Wisconsin- Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Wyoming- Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

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Contact Info

National Waste & Recycling Association
1550 Crystal Drive, Suite 804
Arlington, VA 22202
T: 800-424-2869 T: 202-244-4700
F: 202-966-4824