California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

Financial Resources Management (FiRM) Acronyms

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AB
Assembly Bill
ADMIN
Administrative; Administration

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BOC
Board of Control
BOE
Board of Equalization

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CalEPA
California Environmental Protection Agency
CalRecycle
Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
CALTRANS
California Department of Transportation
CARB
California Air Resources Board
CCC
California Conservation Corps
CCR
California Code of Regulations
CEQA
California Environmental Quality Act
CHP
California Highway Patrol
COB
Close of Business
CPO
Computer Printout
CR
Curbside Recycling
CRRA
California Rural Recovery Association
CRRC
California Refuse Removal Council
CSAC
County State Association of Counties

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DEIR
Draft Environmental Impact Report
DEIS
Draft Environmental Impact Statement
DGS
Department of General Services
DIV
Division
DOC
Department of Conservation
DOF
Department of Finance
DTSC
Department of Toxic Substances Control

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EIR
Environmental Impact Report
EIS
Environmental Impact Statement
E-mail
Electronic Mail
ENV
Environmental
EPA
Environmental Protection Agency

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Fax
Facsimile
FEIR
Final Environmental Impact Report
FY
Fiscal Year
FYI
For Your Information

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GIS
Geographic Information System
GRCDA
Governmental Refuse Collection and Disposal Association

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HHW
Household Hazardous Waste
HMIS
Hazardous Materials Identification System
HHWE
Household Hazardous Waste Element

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IAA
Interagency Agreement
IEIE
Initial Environmental Impact Evaluation
IFB
Invitation For Bid
IS/ND
Initial Study/Negative Declaration
ISRI
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.
ISWGS
Initial Solid Waste Generation Study
IWM
Integrated Waste Management

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LAN
Local Area Network
LCC
Local Conservation Corps
LF
Landfill
LFG
Landfill Gas

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MEIR
Master Environmental Impact Report
MQ
Minimum Qualifications
MRF
Material Recovery Facility
MSW
Municipal Solid Waste

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NCRA
Northern California Recycling Association
NEPA
National Environmental Policy Act
NIMBY
Not In My Backyard

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OE & E
Operating Expenses & Equipment
OPP
Used Oil Payment Program
O & M
Operations & Maintenance

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PC
Personal Computer
PRC
Public Resources Code
PSA
Public Service Announcement
PY
Personnel Year

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RDEIR
Revised Draft Environmental Impact Report
RDF
Refuse Derived Fuel
RDSI
Report of Disposal Site Information
RFI
Report of Facility Information
RSW
Residential Solid Waste
RWQCB
Regional Water Quality Control Board

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SCH
State Clearinghouse
SCO
State Controller's Office
SFY
State Fiscal Year
S/L
Statute of Limitations
SLCC
Sacramento Local Conservation Corps
SMRF
Small Materials Recovery Facility
SPO
Sub-Purchase Order
SRRE
Source Reduction & Recycling Elements
SWATs
Solid Waste Assessment Tests
SWF
Solid Waste Facility
SWGS
Solid Waste Generation Study
SWMU
Solid Waste Management Unit
SWRCB
State Water Resources Control Board

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TB
Time Base
TC
Travel Claim
T/C
Telephone Contact/Call
TDF
Tire Derived Fuel
TEC
Travel Expense Claim
TPW
Tons-Per-Week
TPY
Tons-Per-Year

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UIC
Unemployment Insurance Code

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WDR
Waste Discharge Requirement
WIN
Waste Information Network
WMU
Waste Management Unit
WTE
Waste-To-Energy

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YTD
Year-To-Date
Last updated: February 2, 2011
Financial Assistance, http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/Funding/
Contact: grants@calrecycle.ca.gov (916) 341-5062