Ohio’s New Budget Provides ‘Alternative Daily Cover’ Opportunity for Manufacturers


The budget dust had settled. The governor’s veto pen was back in its drawer. And the provision making alternative daily cover (ADC) more affordable had survived. ADC is cover material, other than earthen material, placed on the surface of a solid waste landfill at the end of each operating day. Prior to passage of the state budget bill, ADC which is typically defined as solid waste, had a variety of fees associated with its use. The budget expanded the affordability of using approved ADC by excluding ADC from local and state fees. You can read more about this beneficial change for manufacturers in this memo from OMA environmental counsel, Bricker & Eckler. 7/20/2017