Recycling Public Advisory Council to meet Oct. 24 in Delaware City

DOVER – Delaware’s Recycling Public Advisory Council (RPAC) will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24 at the Grass Dale Center in Fort Delaware/Fort DuPont State Park, 108 North Reedy Point Road, Delaware City, DE 19706.The RPAC meeting agenda can be found on the Public Meeting Calendar.

The Recycling Public Advisory Council was enacted into law by Senate Bill 234 in May 2010, and charged with advising the Governor’s Office, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, and the Delaware Solid Waste Authority on all aspects of recycling, including: development of grant criteria and selection of applications; a methodology for measuring recycling rates; and possible outreach activities designed to achieve higher recycling rates.

For more information about RPAC, please visit or contact Adam Schlachter, DNREC Solid & Hazardous Waste Management Section, at 302-739-9403, Ext. 1.

For more information about the monthly RPAC meeting, including the agenda, please go to

Contact: Michael Globetti, DNREC Public Affairs, 302-739-9902

Vol. 48, No. 278