Assembly Environment and Solid Waste

The Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee focuses on the protection of the natural and historic resources in the state, as well as the management of waste disposal and recycling. The Committee is committed to preserving the quality of New Jersey's air, waters and land, as well as the health and safety of the state's residents.
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Benson Statement on Discussion of Bill Calling for Mandatory Mold Checks in Schools

Assemblyman Dan Benson (D-Mercer/Middlesex) issued the following statement on Thursday’s Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee’s discussion on his bill which would require the evaluation for, and abatement of, mold hazards in school buildings:

“We have now begun an incredibly important discussion concerning the safety and health of our children and all school employees across the state…" For More

Pinkin Statement on Offshore Wind Discussion at Thursday’s Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee Hearing

Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee Chairperson Nancy Pinkin (D-Middlesex) issued the following statement on Thursday’s discussion on New Jersey’s offshore wind prospects during the committee hearing:

“I want to thank all those who came to testify today on the pressing need to utilize more offshore wind as a renewable energy source…"

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