State of New Mexico > Environment Department > Solid Waste Bureau

Harold Runnels Building Room N2150
1190 St. Francis Drive - P.0. Box 5469 Santa Fe, 87502-5469
Phone: (505) 827-0197 Fax: (505) 827-2902

Auralie Ashley-Marx, Bureau Chief                            Organizational Chart

We promote and assure sound solid waste management practices that improve public health and protect New Mexico's air, land, and water

Training Opportunities:

October 14, 2014--NM SWANA Regional Round Table Meeting (4 CEU's)

October 15, 2014-Household Hazardous Waste Management Course (8 CEU's)

  • Offered by NMED in conjunction with NM-SWANA
  • Presented by David Charlesworth, DC Environmental

When:  Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lunch on your own.

Where: Albuquerque Fire Academy, 11500 Sunset Gardens SW, Albuquerque

Who:     Managers and operators at facilities that routinely or periodically collect HHW or hold HHW events, or who are considering doing so; consultants who write operations plans for such facilities


This class will offer solid waste facility managers and operators practical, hands-on advice for managing household hazardous waste collection and safe storage. The course will cover NM Solid Waste, OSHA, and EPA regulations; toxicology; housekeeping and record keeping techniques; testing of unknown materials; turning away unauthorized waste; and more. The class will include hands-on activities and role playing.


Contact us: Solid Waste Bureau Staff

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