N.Y. Public Authorities Law Section 1285-G
Industrial materials recycling program


1.

Applicability. It is the purpose of this section to establish a program within the corporation to encourage the reduction, recovery and recycling of industrial materials otherwise requiring disposal.

2.

Definitions. When used in this section, unless another meaning clearly appears from its context:

a.

“Hazardous waste” means a waste which appears on the list or satisfied the criteria promulgated by the commissioner of environmental conservation pursuant to Environmental Conservation Law § 27-0903 (Identification and listing of hazardous waste)section 27-0903 of the environmental conservation law and until, but not after, the promulgation of such list and criteria means a waste or combination of wastes, which because of its quality, concentration, or physical, chemical or infectious characteristics may:

(i)

cause, or significantly contribute to an increase in mortality or an increase in serious irreversible, or incapacitating reversible illness; or

(ii)

pose a substantial present or potential hazard to human health or the environment when improperly treated, stored, transported, disposed or otherwise managed.

b.

“Industrial solid waste” means any garbage, refuse, sludge from a waste treatment plant, or air pollution control facility, and other discarded material, including solid, liquid, semisolid, mining and agricultural operations as a result of a commercial or industrial process but does not include solid or dissolved material in domestic sewage, or solid or dissolved materials in irrigation return flows or industrial discharges which are point sources subject to permits under article seventeen of the environmental conservation law, or source, special nuclear or by-product material as defined in the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended except as may be provided by existing agreements between the state of New York and the government of the United States.

c.

“Industrial material” means hazardous waste and industrial solid waste.

d.

“Recovery and recycling” means any method or technique utilized to separate, process, modify, convert, treat, or otherwise prepare industrial materials so that component materials or substances may be used as raw materials or energy sources.

e.

“Person” means an individual, trust, firm, joint stock company, corporation (including a government corporation), partnership, association, state, municipality, commission, political subdivision of a state, or any interstate body.

f.

“Generator” means a person whose industrial activities produce industrial material. 3

Source: Section 1285-G — Industrial materials recycling program, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/PBA/1285-G (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jul. 13, 2024).

1280
Short title
1281
Definitions
1282
New York state environmental facilities corporation
1283
Purposes of the corporation
1284
General powers of the corporation
1285
Special powers of the corporation
1285‑A
Construction, operation and maintenance of air pollution control facilities, water management facilities and storm water collecting systems
1285‑B
Additional special powers of the corporation with respect to projects and persons
1285‑C
Construction, operation and maintenance of industrial hazardous waste treatment, storage and disposal facilities
1285‑D
Studies regarding design, construction and operation of industrial waste treatment, storage and disposal facilities
1285‑E
Inactive hazardous waste disposal site remedial programs
1285‑F
Program for ultimate disposal of hazardous wastes
1285‑G
Industrial materials recycling program
1285‑H
Inactive hazardous waste disposal site remedial programs
1285‑I
Commercial and industrial waste audits
1285‑J
Water pollution control revolving fund
1285‑K
Financing of the design, acquisition, construction, improvement and installation of Riverbank Park
1285‑L
State park infrastructure projects
1285‑M
Drinking water revolving fund
1285‑N
Issuance and sale of recipient bonds and notes
1285‑O
Pipeline for jobs fund
1285‑P
State environmental infrastructure projects
1285‑Q
Financing of hazardous waste site remediation projects
1285‑R
State beginning farmer program
1285‑S
New York state intermunicipal water infrastructure grants program
1285‑T
Water infrastructure emergency financial assistance
1285‑U
Septic system replacement fund
1286
Acquisition and disposition of real property
1287
Construction contracts
1288
Co-operation and assistance of other agencies
1289
Transfer of officers and employees
1290
Notes and bonds of the corporation
1290‑A
Insurance and guarantees
1291
Reserve funds and appropriations
1292
Agreement of the state
1293
Right of state to require redemption of bonds
1294
Remedies of noteholders and bondholders
1295
Notes and bonds as legal investment
1296
Exemption from taxation
1297
Actions against the corporation
1298
Title not affected if in part unconstitutional or ineffective

Accessed:
Jul. 13, 2024

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 1285-G’s source at nysenate​.gov

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