In 2008 US Department of Agriculture Office of Rural Development implemented a Solid Waste Management Grant Program. Through this program Nye County was able to reach out to develop and implement a sustainable county-wide Solid Waste Minimization and Household Hazardous Waste Management Plan. Click here to download the complete plan. The Components of the County Plan include:
Solid Waste Minimization
Household Hazardous Waste Management
Maximize Product Use through Sharing
Community Collection Events
County's Used Motor Oil Collection Program
Nye County will continuously update and post various links, educational materials and recycling tips. Be sure to visit the site frequently for updates.