- See Reduce, Reuse, Recycle for a general background on recycling.
Many recycling programs are implemented at the state, local and private sector levels, with much of the defining legislative activity occurring at the state level.
One federal program, which addresses recycling of a hazardous product, is the Used Oil Management Program.
For information about the Used Oil Management Program, see:
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Training Module about Used Oil
We recommend you also view the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) database of Frequently Asked Questions.
Here is one of the many questions which may assist you:
If you are interested in information for your small business, please view the following Frequently Asked Questions: