Thursday, April 3, 2008

EPA Request for Initial Proposals, Solid Waste Management Assistance

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 10 is soliciting proposals to fund projects that address solid waste reduction and management. Funds will be awarded pursuant to Section 8001 of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (“RCRA”), 42 U.S.C. §6981 or Section 10 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), 15 U.S.C §2609, as appropriate. Funding will be in the form of cooperative agreements and/or grants. Funds will be awarded to applicants carrying out projects that serve the following states: Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, and the lands in Indian Country which fall under EPA Region 10's geographic area. One of the priorities sought for this proposal includes reducing the environmental impact of new construction through green building techniques, including: (1) Construction and demolition debris – fostering the increased reuse or recycling of salvaged materials; and (2) Market development – promoting the increased use of recycled content material in building construction. Proposals are due by May 19, 2008.

Document Type: Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-R10-RCC-2008
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Posted Date: Apr 02, 2008
Creation Date: Apr 02, 2008
Original Closing Date for Applications: May 19, 2008
Current Closing Date for Applications: May 19, 2008 Please refer to the full announcement, including Section IV for additional information on submission methods and due dates.
Archive Date: Jun 18, 2008
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Environment
Category Explanation:
Expected Number of Awards: 6
Estimated Total Program Funding: $120,000
Award Ceiling: $40,000
Award Floor: $10,000
CFDA Number: 66.808 -- Solid Waste Management Assistance Grants
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No

Request for Initial Proposals, Solid Waste Management Assistance

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