BUREAU OF SOLID WASTE PERMITTING
The Bureau of Solid Waste Permitting is responsible for the management of permit applications for solid waste landfills, resource recovery facilities (incinerators), and transfer stations/materials recovery facilities.
P O Box 420
Mail Code: 401-02C
401 East State Street
2nd Floor, West Wing
Trenton, NJ 08625-0420
Anthony Fontana, Bureau Chief
Fax: (609) 777-1951
or (609) 984-0565
Michael Gerchman, Section Chief
Landfill Permitting and Landfill Closure
- Reviews Solid Waste Landfill Permit applications for consistency with the regulatory requirements at N.J.A.C. 7:26 and issues solid waste permits for the operation of Solid Waste Sanitary Landfills. The section also reviews applications for the closure of non-operating landfills.
Tom Byrne, Section Chief
Transfer Station/Materials Recovery Facilities (MRFs) and Resource Recovery Facilities - Reviews permit applications and issues solid waste permits for transfer stations and materials recovery facilities, and resource recovery facilities (incinerators). This section also oversees the pre-approvals for Temporary Debris Management Areas (TDMAs) for use during Federally or State Declared Emergencies.