On June 3, 2013, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) published in the Florida Administrative Register two Notices of Proposed Rule for Chapter 62-716, F.A.C. (Solid Waste Grants, Annual Reports, and Recycling) and Chapter 62-722, F.A.C. (Regulation of Recovered Materials).

The proposed rules take into account the feedback DEP received as a result of three rule development workshops held since 2010.  For more details, please see the following links: 

For Rule 62-716 F.A.C., see


For Rule 62-722, F.A.C., see


For forms referenced in these proposed rules, refer to the section entitled “Notice of Proposed Rule” toward the bottom of the following DEP website:


Should you need additional information, please contact Ron Henricks, Environmental Administrator, Waste Reduction Section, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Mail Station 4555, and 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400.  (850) 245-8717 or ron.henricks@dep.state.fl.us