§ 455D.1 Definitions
§ 455D.2 Findings
§ 455D.3 Goals for waste stream reduction — procedures — reductions and increases in fees.
§ 455D.4 Waste volume reduction policies
§ 455D.4A Recycling
§ 455D.5 Statewide waste reduction and recycling network — established.
§ 455D.6 Duties of the director
§ 455D.7 Duties of the commission
§ 455D.8 Deposits, rebates, and waste abatement fees
§ 455D.9 Land disposal of yard waste — prohibited.
§ 455D.9A Disposal of baled solid waste at a sanitary landfill — prohibited.
§ 455D.10 Land disposal of lead acid batteries — prohibited — collection for recycling.
§ 455D.10A Household batteries — heavy metal content and recycling requirements.
§ 455D.10B Batteries used in rechargeable consumer products
§ 455D.11 Waste tires — land disposal prohibited.
§ 455D.11A Financial assurance — waste tire collection or processing sites.
§ 455D.11B Permitting of waste tire collection or processing sites — fees.
§ 455D.11C Waste tire management fund
§ 455D.11D Waste tire management — grant program.
§ 455D.11E Use by regents institutions of tire-derived fuels and other beneficial uses of waste tires
§ 455D.11F End-users awarded moneys for using processed waste tires
§ 455D.11G Waste tire disposal fees and abatement costs
§ 455D.11H Future repeal
§ 455D.11I Registration of waste tire haulers — bond.
§ 455D.12 Plastic container labeling
§ 455D.13 Land disposal of used oil and used oil filters prohibited — collection and recycling.
§ 455D.14 Products manufactured with chlorofluorocarbons prohibited
§ 455D.15 Waste volume reduction and recycling fund
§ 455D.15A Permitting of waste conversion technologies operations — fees.
§ 455D.16 Mercury — thermostats.
§ 455D.19 Packaging — heavy metal content.
§ 455D.20 Refuse-derived fuel — calculation as portion of waste reduction goal.
§ 455D.21 Local ordinance — curbside collection.
§ 455D.22 Civil penalty
§ 455D.23 Administrative enforcement — compliance orders.
§ 455D.24 Judicial review
§ 455D.25 Civil actions for compliance — penalties.
§ 455D.26 Green advisory committee

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 455D

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Commission: means the environmental protection commission. See Iowa Code 455D.1
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Department: means the department of natural resources created pursuant to section 455A. See Iowa Code 455D.1
  • Director: means the director of the department. See Iowa Code 455D.1
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Internet: means the federated international system that is composed of allied electronic communication networks linked by telecommunication channels, that uses standardized protocols, and that facilitates electronic communication services, including but not limited to use of the world wide web; the transmission of electronic mail or messages; the transfer of files and data or other electronic information; and the transmission of voice, image, and video. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Pollution prevention techniques: means any of the following practices employed by the user of a toxic substance:
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Recycling: includes but is not limited to the composting of yard waste which has been previously separated from other waste, but does not include any form of energy recovery. See Iowa Code 455D.1
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Waste reduction: means practices which reduce, avoid, or eliminate both the generation of solid waste and the use of toxic materials so as to reduce risks to health and the environment and to avoid, reduce, or eliminate the generation of wastes or environmental pollution at the source and not merely achieved by shifting a waste output or waste stream from one environmental medium to another environmental medium. See Iowa Code 455D.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1