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Click on one of the following links to view the grant criteria for each specific year:

These are all the innovative grants that have been awarded since the start of the program. They are sorted by year, then by county.

Fiscal Year Applicants Grant Name
97-98 Duval County Polystyrene Market Analysis for Duval County Public Schools
Final Report
97-98 Duval County Recycling of Food-Service Polystyrene as an Amendment in Compost and Concrete Production
Final Report
97-98 Duval County Market Analysis and Analytical Testing of Shredded Polystyrene from School Cafeterias
Final Report
97-98 Duval County Pelletized Polystyrene Food Containers as an Aerating Amendment in Mulch
Final Report
97-98 Gadsden County Regional Paper Collection and Recycling
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
97-98 New River Solid Waste Association Collection, Processing, and Marketing of Old Corrugated Cardboard 
Full Grant Proposal
97-98 Pinellas County The Use of Mulch in Sheet Composting for Weed Suppression at the Cockroach Bay Restoration Project
Full Grant Proposal
97-98 Sarasota County 1 Carpet Recycling Project 
Final Report
97-98 Sarasota County 2 Final Report
97-98 Sumter County In-Vessel Composting of Undeliverable Bulk Business Mail and Animal Remains
Final Report
     
98-99 Alachua County 1 Composting Institutional Food Waste, Paper, Trash, and Municipal Biosolids 
Final Report
98-99 Alachua County 2 Reuse & Recycling C&D Waste through Deconstruction
Final Report
98-99 Citrus County Putnam County Innovative Drywall Recycling Program 
*Final Report
98-99 New River Solid Waste Association Recycling of Recovered Gypsum Drywall by Land Application 
*Final Report
98-99 Okaloosa County 2 Innovative Drywall Composting
*Final Report
98-99 Palm Beach County 1 Optical Sorting to Recover Mixed Cullet
Full Grant Proposal
98-99 Palm Beach County 2 Florida Atlantic University Materials Recovery Program
Full Grant Proposal
98-99 Pinellas County Reclaiming Phosphate-Mined Lands with Recycled Yard Waste
Final Report
98-99 Putnam County Citrus County Innovative Drywall Recycling Program
*Final Report
98-99 Sumter County 1 Processing Mixed Cullet for Local Alternative Markets
Final Report
98-99 Sumter County 2 Vermicomposting Institutional Food Waste & Paper
Final Report
    *All of these reports are combined into one file.
99-00 Broward County Develop Glass Processing Facility
Final Report
99-00 Charlotte County 1 Roofs to Roads
Final Report
99-00 Charlotte County 2 Web-Based Waste Comp. Model
Final Report
99-00 Hillsborough County
Leon County
DormOutfitter.com
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
99-00 Leon County Carpet Recycling
Final Report
99-00 Orange County
Seminole County
Development of Drywall Processing Capacity
Final Report
99-00 Pinellas County Advanced Waste Composition Model
Model Documentation
99-00 Sarasota County On-line Sorting Technology for CCA Treated Wood
Final Report (draft)
     
00-01 Broward County Electronics Recycling in Coordination with a Non-Profit Organization
Final Report (PPT)
00-01 Charlotte County Construction Materials Reuse
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
00-01 Charlotte County Electronics Recovery, Reuse and Recycling
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
Charlotte County Electronics Recycling Manual
00-01 Dade/Miami On-Line Interactive Waste Reduction for Businesses
Full Grant Proposal
00-01 Duval County Reuse of Glass as Aggregate for Asphalt Shingles
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
00-01 Escambia County Regional Electronics Recycling and Remanufacturing
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
00-01 Gadsden County Process Recycled Drywall (Gypsum), Glass, and Paper for Use in Manufacturing a Commercial Product
Full Grant Proposal
00-01 Hillsborough County Materials Reuse Network
Full Grant Proposal
00-01 Leon County Increased Commercial and Residential Waste Diversion Through Innovative Programs and Contracts
Final Report
00-01 Palm Beach County Business Equipment Reuse Center
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
00-01 Palm Beach County Installation of a Disc Screen System for Commercial Fiber
Final Report
00-01 Palm Beach County Waste Reduction and Recycling Guide for Florida Correctional Facilities
Final Report
00-01 Polk County MSW Reduction & Reuse Guide
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
00-01 Sarasota County Food Recovery & Recycling
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
00-01 Seminole County Decision Support Tool for Local Source Reduction and Recycling Initiatives
Final Report
00-01 Sumter County Best Management Practices Program for Treated and Untreated Lumber
Full Grant Proposal
Best Management Practices Manual
     
03-04 Crestview, City of Geohay
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
03-04 Leon County Use of Waste Materials as Aggregate in the Manufacture of Pre-cast Concrete Products
Full Grant Proposal
03-04 Manatee County Manatee County Green Building Strategies: Hospital Construction Project
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
03-04 Palm Beach County Building Materials Reuse Center
Full Grant Proposal
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
     
04-05 Brevard County An Innovative Program to Recycling Construction and Demolition Waste
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
04-05 Collier County Collier County Recycling Fitness Walk
Full Grant Proposal
04-05 Hillsborough County Getting to the Heart of C/I Waste Reduction - Greening Property Managers
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
04-05 Leon County Use of Processed Fluorescent Tube Glass and Other Glass Cullet in the Manufacture of Concrete Products
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
04-05 Medley, Town of Augmented Sorting of Recovered Wood Waste Using Stain and X-ray Technologies
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
Appendix A
Appendix C
04-05 Pinellas County Beach-Recycling Pilot Program and Evaluation
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
04-05 Polk County Statewide Mobile Collection, Processing and Recovery Program for Polystyrene
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
04-05 Sarasota County A Green Business Certification Program
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
04-05 St. Lucie County Recycle Art, Awareness and Action
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
04-05 Sumter County 100% Concrete Recovery in Sumter County - The Green Redeemer Machine
Full Grant Proposal
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
04-05 Surfside, Town of Back Yard Composting Education Program
Full Grant Proposal
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
04-05 Tallahassee, City of The Municipal Green Building Certification Voyage
Full Grant Proposal
Final Report
     
05-06 Alachua County Building a Cost-Effective Commercial and Institutional Electronics Recovery Program
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report   Business Survey
05-06 Clay County An Analysis of Management Policies that Encourage C&D Debris Recycling
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
05-06 Gainesville, City of The Green House
Full Grant Proposal
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
05-06 Leon County Beneficial Reuse of Waste Materials to Control Odors and Methane Release from Landfills
Full Grant Proposal
05-06 St. Lucie County Innovative Recycling & Marketing Gypsum Wallboard from C&D Waste Stream
Full Grant Proposal
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
05-06 Seminole County Feasibility Study of Waste Tire Use in Pollution Control for Stormwater Management and Water Conservation in Florida
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
05-06 Tampa, City of The Greening of Commercial and Institutional Events and Venues
Full Grant Proposal
     
06-07 Deerfield Beach, City of Commercial Paper Shredding & Evaluation
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
06-07 Hillsborough County Pay-As-You-Throw: Tossing New Light on an Underutilized Waste Reduction Tool
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
06-07 Jackson County Providing Incentives for Recycling Drop-off Participation in Rural Counties
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
06-07 Leon County Development of a Web Based GIS Information Portal Focused on the Increased Beneficial Reuse of Recyclable Materials with a Focus on Traditional and Non-traditional Local Disposal Options
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
06-07 Medley, Town of On-line Sorting of Recovered Wood Waste Using Automated X-ray Technology
Full Grant Proposal
06-07 Sumter County Shelter from the Storm: Preparing and Enhancing Markets for Future Disaster Debris Diversion
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
06-07 Tallahassee, City of Greening the Government, One Building at a Time
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
06-07 Tampa, City of Participation Barriers to Commercial and Residential Recycling in an Urban Environment
Full Grant Proposal   Final Report
                                 Appendix A - Baseline Data
                                 Appendix B - Focus Groups
                                 Appendix C - Surveys
                                 Appendix D - Marketing Plan
                                 Appendix E - Containers and Supplies
                                 Appendix F - Commercial Pilot
                                 Appendix F - Residential Pilot
                                 Appendix G - Incentives
     
07-08 Brevard County Development of a Pilot Low-Cost Educational Campaign for Recycling Awareness
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 City of Fort Lauderdale Beaches, Boats and Bars: Greening Florida's Biggest Industries
Proposal   Budget   Final Report   Beach Recycling Program Report
07-08 City of Orlando Enabling Downtown Commercial Recycling via Single Stream Collection
Proposal   Budget
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
07-08 City of Tallahassee The Greening of Florida: A Solid Waste Management Roadmap
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 City of Tampa Race to Recycle: Recycling at Outdoor Road Races, Walks, Concerts and Special Events
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Collier County Seasonal and Year Round Commercial "How to Recycle" Videos
Proposal   Budget   Final Report   Business Recycling Videos
07-08 Collier County School Beverage Container Recycling Challenge Program
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Escambia County Landfill Mining and Reclamation
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Lee County Recycling Waste Vegetable Oil Recycling Using Renewable Energy
Proposal   Budget
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
07-08 Leon County The Use of Cathode-Ray Tube (CRT) Glass in the Manufacturing of Pre-stress and Pre-cast Concrete Products
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 New River Solid Waste Association Waste Tire Geoconduits for Enhancing Biostabilization at Landfills
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Pasco County Creation Station Mobile Reuse Center
Proposal   Budget
[Withdrew Proposal After Funding Was Approved]
07-08 Pinellas County MRFing Our Way to Diversion: Capturing the Commercial Stream
Proposal   Budget   Final Report   MRF Technology Review   MRF Feasibility Study
07-08 Polk County Market Enhancement for Densified Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Waste
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Polk County Statewide Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Waste Densifying Program
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Polk County Promoting Enhanced Resource Recovery of Hurricane Debris in Polk County Florida
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Polk County Beneficial Use of Asphalt Shingles from Construction and Demolition (C&D) Debris in Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Plants
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
07-08 Sarasota County Building Blocks to Increase C&D Debris Recovery Through Program Incentives
Proposal   Budget   Final Report   Appendices   Builder's Guide
07-08 St. Johns County Recycling for an Active Generation
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
     
08-09 Highlands County Landfill Gas-Fueled Asphalt Plant
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
08-09 Okaloosa County The Calm Before the Storm: End-Markets for Storm Debris
Proposal   Budget   Final Report
08-09 Okaloosa County Institutionalizing Green Building for Future Generations
Proposal   Budget   Final Scope of Service   Final Report

(The original proposal was revised and reduced due to grant funding limitations.)

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Last updated: May 29, 2014

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