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ReTRAC Authorizations Program

Materials Management in Michigan (M3) - Authorization and Reporting
 

Contact: Carlie Money  |  EGLE-M3@Michigan.gov  |  517-897-4805
 

The Materials Management Division (MMD) launched an online authorization and reporting tool for facilities subject to Michigan's solid waste regulations.

MMD is expanding the opportunities for online registration and reporting, using less paper and making the registration and reporting process more efficient for everyone.

Launched Programs:
  Michigan Solid Waste Authorization Program
  • Landfills are required to register and report under Part 115.
  • Facilities will report through Re-TRAC Connect quarterly and/or annually.
  • Surcharge reports will be completed through this program.
 Michigan Scrap Tire Authorization Program
  • Scrap Tire Collection Sites, Haulers, and End Users are required to register and report under Part 169.
  • Facilities and Haulers will report through Re-TRAC Connect annually.
 
 Michigan Compost Authorization Program
  • Compost facilities are required to register and report under Part 115.
  • Facilities will report through Re-TRAC Connect for their 3-year registrations and annual reports.
 Michigan Electronic Waste Authorization Program
  • Electronic Recyclers and Manufacturers are required to register and report under Part 173.
  • Electronic Recyclers and Manufacturers will report annually through this program.

 

Upcoming Programs:

  • Voluntary Reporting Program (exempt and voluntary facilities)
  • Anaerobic Digestor
  • Materials Recovery Facility
  • Solid Waste Processing and Transfer Station
  • Waste Diversion Center

 

Benefits of Voluntarily Reporting M3 Activities

Any organization managing materials can benefit from reporting using Re-TRAC. Reporting in Re-TRAC provides valuable material management planning information, analytical reports to track materials management progress, and allows Michigan to track its progress towards meetings its recycling, diversion, and carbon neutrality goals.

Organizations can join an Authorizations Program in Re-TRAC. For more details on how to join, check out A Guide to Joining the Michigan Authorizations Program. 

For more information on upcoming launches, contact EGLE-M3@Michigan.gov.