NEW! California State Law AB 827 Passed in 2019, amends AB 341 and AB 1826.Requires covered businesses to make recycling and organic recycling containers available to customers with clear labels to indicate what materials are appropriate for each bin.
NEW! California State Law SB 1383 This bill creates goals for short-lived climate pollutant (SLCP) reductions in various industry sectors; this includes reduction goals for black carbon, fluorinated gases, and methane. The methane emission reduction goal includes a 75% reduction in the level of statewide disposal of organic waste from 2014 levels by 2025. Rulemaking is still in process but general information and updates are available at www.calrecycle.ca.gov/organics/slcp/.