- AB 341 – Requires recycling by businesses and multifamily dwellings of five units or more that generate four cubic yards or more of solid waste weekly. The goal: 75 percent recycling by 2020.
- AB 1826 – Requires organics waste (green waste, food scraps, and food-soiled paper) recycling by businesses that generate four cubic yards or more of solid waste weekly. Multifamily dwellings of five units or more are only required to recycle green waste.
- SB 1383 – Expands on AB 1826 with recovery goals of 50 percent by 2020, 75 percent by 2025, and 20 percent of disposed edible food by 2025.
The days of calling anyone with a dump truck to haul away your business’s waste and recycling are long gone. Not only that, making the wrong move could cost your business dearly. Over the past decade, California has adopted regulations that directly impact your business: