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Air Rail Highway Bike/Ped Public Transit

Our Mission:

As environmental stewards for the current and future generations residing and travelling within the state, the NHDOT strives to promote and instill green practices and initiatives.

Our Goals:

  • To Conserve Natural Resources
  • To Reduce Waste
  • To Protect the Environment
  • To be Fiscally Responsible

NHDOT Innovations, Efficiencies, & Cost Savings

Energy & Emissions Reduction

Office Initiatives

  • Motion Detector Lighting
  • Recycled Printer Cartridges & Paper
  • Computer Screen Sleep Settings
  • Energy Reduction Campaign
  • Composting of Food Waste
  • Rechargeable Battery Recycling
  • Recycling of Aluminum Cans, Plastic Bottles, Glass Bottles, Cardboard & Paper
  • Reducing Paper Use Through Double-Sided Printing and Digital Files

Satellite/Garage Initiatives

Construction Initiatives

  • Re-Rolling & Re-Using Guardrails
  • Mulch Made from Composted Wood Debris
  • Recycled Plastic Guard Rail Offset Blocks
  • Requesting Recycling Manifests from our Contractors to Recycle Construction Debris
  • Use of Fly Ash from Power Plants and Blast Furnace Slag from Foundries in Concrete

Traffic Initiatives

  • Recycling and Re-Using Aluminum Sign Sheeting
  • Recycling Damaged Aluminum Signs and Sign Posts
  • Automated Flaggers

Pavement Management

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New Hampshire Department of Transportation
PO Box 483 | 7 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH | 03302-0483
Tel: 603.271-3734 | Fax: 603.271.3914

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