State Specific Policy Resources: California

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Auxiliary Containers

Electronics Recycling

Materials Theft

Packaging Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

  • 2022 California SB 54 created Cal. PRC Div. 30, Part 3, Ch. 3. Plastic Pollution Prevention and Packaging Producer Responsibility Act; an EPR program for single use packaging and plastic single-use food-service ware.
  • CalRecycle has not yet created a SB 54 implementation page, but information will likely be made available on their Product Stewardship / EPR page, Packaging page, or from their email ListServs.
    • CalRecycle has posted a SB 54 Jobs page to recruit additional staff for rulemaking

Recyclability Labeling

Recycled Content Mandates

State Superfund (no SREA equivalent)

Stormwater Permitting

Tire / Rubber

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