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Comprehensive Planning, Solid Waste EMS, Waste Flow and Goal Progress Electronic Files
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Document DNA Quick Reference
Solid Waste EMS program is a voluntary alternative to Iowa’s Comprehensive Planning program. More information can be found on the Iowa’s Solid Waste EMS program webpage.
After applying to the program, and being designated an EMS by the Environmental Protection Commission, program participants are coached in the ten “Elements” of Iowa’s Solid Waste EMS. This web page contains training information and example documents from that training. Along the right side of the page the Electronic Document Retrieval system may be utilized to review EMS participant reports and EMS Audit reports along with other program information.
Current Solid Waste EMS Participants
EMS Participant Map
EMS Program Participant Success Stories
Greenhouse Gas Tracking Software & Information
Solid Waste EMS Workshop Information
Iowa DNR EMS Annual Workshop - July 18, 2019
Iowa DNR EMS Annual Conference - November 6, 2019
Annual Reports & External Audit Reports - see electronic document retrieval instructions on the right sidebar
DNR Contact: Leslie Goldsmith
Solid Waste EMS Overview
Gap Analysis Training Presentation
Environmental Policy Statement Training Video
There are two methods of determining Activities, Aspects & Impacts that are significant.
Objectives and Targets Training Video
Action Plan Training Video
Training Presentation - Roles
Participant Example -
Monitoring and Measurement Training
Training Presentation & Resources
Re-evaluation and Modification Training Video
EMS Annual Report FormEMS Annual Report Guidance
Contact Leslie for application due dates and amounts.
*Note updated application forms.EMS Grant Application Form
EMS Grant Application Form
EMS Grant Application Guidance
Grant Prioritization Instructions & Form
Funding Assistance Process
Additional Signed Original Documents to be submitted with agreements:
Minority Impact StatementNEW! If an application is approved, DNR will request a hard copy or faxed copy of a W-9 to be submitted if one is not on file.