Solid Waste Infrastructure for Recycling Infrastructure Grants

Agency NameEnvironmental Protection Agency
Funding Amount$275,000,000.00
Bureau Name State and Tribal Assistance Grants
Funding Mechanism Cooperative Agreements and/or Grants
New? Yes
Funding Mechanism Cooperative Agreements and/or Grants

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients States (including the District of Columbia, a territory or possession of the United States, or any political subdivision of a State, Tribe, or territory), Tribes, InterTribal Consortia consistent with the requirements in 40 CFR 35.504(A), Former Indian Reservations in Oklahoma (As Determined by The Secretary of The Interior), and Alaskan Native Villages as defined in Public Law 92-203.
Program Description Communities across the country are burdened by pollution impacts from inefficient waste management systems. This historic investment will transform recycling and solid waste management across the country while creating jobs.
Eligible Uses Provide grants to implement a strategy to improve post-consumer materials management and infrastructure; support improvements to local post-consumer materials management and recycling programs; and assist local waste management authorities in making improvements to local waste management systems.
Statutory Location 70402
Federal Cost Share Requirement No non-Federal cost share required