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New Financial Assistance Opportunities Available for Landfill Diversion Projects
Posted: 11/15/2012
DES MOINES – The DNR’s Solid Waste Alternatives Program (SWAP) is now accepting financial assistance applications for projects that work to reduce the amount of solid waste generated and landfilled in Iowa.

The next SWAP application deadline is Jan. 2, 2013. All applications can be found at .

SWAP provides financial assistance for public and private sector solid waste management projects resulting in diversion of natural resources from the landfill through waste reduction, recycling, reuse and education.

For more information about SWAP, the applications process, or other solid waste financial assistance opportunities please contact:
Jim Bodensteiner, 515-281-8672 or
Tom Anderson, 515-281-8623 or