Commissioner Bob Martineau, Jr. symbolizes the thousands of wonderful TDEC employees across the state. Commissioner Martineau and other Commissioners have done fine things with Tennessee parks. Yet, the state has not grappled with the severe landfill pollution such as recent testimony about
Middle Point Landfill in Murfreesboro , general pollution from landfills [Advisory Committee], and diverting solid waste from landfills to create jobs and business. Our feeling is that Tennessee does not basically understand how to regulate.